We'd like to take a moment, however, to call out a few of the best-dressed "civilians" of the evening. After all, it's the ladies who shop who keep fashion in business.
Daphne Guinness in Proenza Schouler, with Lazaro Hernandez and Jack McCollough
Julie Macklowe in Calvin Klein
Julia Restoin-Roitfeld (in Balmain) and Sophia Hesketh
Dree Hemingway with (and in!) Alexander Wang
Amanda Brooks in Diane von Furstenberg
Photos: Guinness, Hemmingway: Scott Rudd; Others, Steve Eichner.