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TOD’S hosts dinner to celebrate Alessandra Facchinetti

Katie Holmes, Alessandra Facchinetti, Maggie Gyllenhaal

Tod’s hosted an intimate dinner for to celebrate their Creative Director Alessandra Facchinetti. This was the first event/dinner for her in the US market since being appointed at the creative helm of the company in February 2013. She debuted her first Tod’s collection in September 2013 featuring SS2014 RTW, bags, shoes and accessories. Her second collection for AW 14-15 was shown earlier this year in February 2014. Both collections received strong reviews and accolades conveying the evolution of the Tod’s woman and lifestyle with her fresh take on iconic pieces.

On arrival guests enjoyed cocktails and passed hors d’oeuvres at the new Italian restaurant Il Principe at the Hugo Hotel on Hudson Square in Soho. Guests then sat down to dinner in the beautiful space with Capri inspired décor for a three course meal while enjoying music by DJ Tennessee Thomas. Many of the guests were dressed in Tod’s bag and shoes from the new Spring/Summer 2014 collection which was Alessandra’s debut collection for the house of Tod’s.

Guests included Alessandra Facchinetti, Carolina Issa, Katie Holmes, Maggie Gyllenhall, Elettra Wiedemann, James Marshall, Waris Ahluwalia, Anh Duong, Misha Nonoo, Alexander Gilkes, Jessica Joffe, Taylor Tomasi Hill, Maggie Betts, Cristina Ehrlich, Nicole Hanley Mellon, Ambra Medda, Leandra Medine, Sally Singer, Virginia Smith, Elizabeth Stewart, Jamie Tisch, Carlos Mota, Linda Wells, Allison Sarofim, Stuart Parr, Stefano Tonchi