Cinco de Mayo was Chic-0 de Mayo chez Tijuana Picnic, the new haute-Mexican eatery from Jean-Marc Houmard (of Indochine) and…
Girl power was in full effect last night at CH Carolina Herrera’s Madison Avenue store, as Mrs. Herrera hosted a cocktail party with Paula Mendoza, Eugenia GonzÃ¡lez Ruiz-Olloqui, Giovanna Campagna, and Sofia Sanchez Barrenechea to celebrate a limited-edition leather bracelet the designer created for Project Paz. “Her daugther [Carolina Herrera de BÃ¡ez] hosted our first event so they’ve been supporting us from the beginning,” longtime Paz supporter GonzÃ¡lez Ruiz-Olloqui told us.
One of the most fun events of the season is the Project Art cocktail party and art auction to benefit Project Paz, held on Monday night at 82 Mercer Street in Soho. This year the art auction consisted of 40 contemporary pieces curated by Anne Huntington that included works from Alex Hank, Erika Harrsch, and Monica Lozano. The 4th annual event raises money to promote peace in Ciudad Juarez, Mexcio.