Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Chanel, Of Course

Vogue Editor Anna Wintour, a longtime fundraiser for President Obama, said her gown was a Chanel design as she arrived for Wednesday's State Dinner. She was joined on the list of more than 326 guests by a major contingent of luminaries, including George Clooney, who was seated beside First Lady Obama at the Head Table, Sir Richard Branson, Warren Buffett, Harvey Weinstein, Damian Lewis, Rory McIlroy, and Justice Antonin Scalia. THE GUEST LIST. The "Winter Harvest" dinner was served in a huge dramatically pavilion at the bottom of the South Lawn; THE MENU, and CLICK HERE for links to all posts about the Official Visit of Prime Minister David Cameron and his wife Mrs. Samantha Cameron. (Above: Wintour and her guest)

Downton Abbey stars Hugh Bonneville and Elizabeth McGovern attended; they play Lord and Lady Grantham, and represent the Special Relationship of the US and UK; she is an American married to a Brit on the show. (McGovern and her guest, above)