Fashion Group International confirms presenters for Night Of Stars
After Miley Cyrus's appearance last year, the 2014 presenters will have to outdo the pop princess in less than two weeks at Fashion Group International's 30th annual Night of Stars soirée on October 23.
Singer Debbie Harry has been announced as the 2014 presenter for the prestigious Lord & Taylor Fashion Oracle award, being received by Harper Bazaar's Glenda Baily, while Mary J. Blige will give Elie Tahari recognition for brand vision. Katie Couric will also honour Lisa Paulson with a humanitarian award.
With this year's gala themed 'The Protagonists', Simon Doonan will host the event and Ruben Toledo will create unique illustrations for the invitation and programme. With Brian Newman – a collaborator with Lady Gaga – providing the music for the evening.
Among the other award and presenter duos, Isabella Rossellini will present the sustainability honour to Roger Schmid for Natura, actress Michelle Monahgan for Joseph Altuzarra, Andrew Bolton for Alexander McQueen's Sarah Burton, Viktor Horsting of Viktor & Rolf for L'Oréal USA's Carol Hamilton, and many more. Diane von Furstenberg will be also be awarded the prestigious Superstar award.
Viktor Horsting and Rolf Snoeren