"The Great Gatsby" proved to be a fitting theme for the 9th Annual Gorgeous & Green Gala, held last Friday at the Bently Reserve. After all, what could be more green than attendees (including celebs Rosario Dawson and Maggie Grace), dolled up in recycled, reused and repurposed vintage gowns?
Above (left to right): Taryn Spivack , Hayley Wood, Kendra Krull and Sarah Jackson in vintage.
Actress Rosario Dawson, in a vintage velvet dress pulled from her own collection.
Actress Maggie Grace in vintage.
Maggie wore her grandmother's jewelry, as well as a vintage velvet cape her father and his girlfriend purchased for her from a vintage shop in Ohio.
Gayle Lipman in vintage clothing and accessories from her own collection and from Decades of Fashion.
Event co-chairs, Nadine Weil (left) in Naeem Kahn and Zem Joaquin (right) in vintage headpiece from Decades of Fashion and Lang Antique jewels.
Gautam Sodera of The Avant-Gardist.
Lily Ko (lily7x7 @gmail.com) studied fashion design and merchandising at Central Saint Martins and the Academy of Art University. In addition to writing for 7x7, Lily works as a freelance stylist, writer, and designer.