In celebration of red carpet style and the upcoming Academy Awards, the stars came out in full force at QVC's 5th Annual Red Carpet Style party at the Beverly Hills Four Seasons and Examiner.com was on the scene yesterday on Feb. 28. Not even pouring rain could stop people from coming out and getting their party on. Tents were set up to keep the guests dry as celebrities like "2 Broke Girls" star Kat Dennings, "Real Housewives of Orange County" Gretchen Rossi and Miami housewife Joanna Krupa, and fashion experts Jeannie Mai and George Kotsiopoulos walked the red carpet leading into the outdoor party.
Celebrities that attended this event included: Jenna Dewan-Tatum, Kate Mara, Nicole Richie, Sarah Paulson of "12 Years a Slave," Kaley Cuoco, Kristen Chenoweth, Jaime King, Kat Dennings, Whitney Port, Jennifer Morrison, Krysten Ritter, Nick Cannon, Beth Behrs, Jenna Fisher, Stacy Keibler, Joan Rivers, Gabourey Sidibe, Brooke Burke, Carmen Electra, Lisa Rinna, Mandy Moore, Peta Murgatroyd, Anna Trebunskaya, Cheryl Burke, Ellen Pompeo and Chris Ivery, Bruce Dern, Mario and Courtney Lopez, Elisabeth Rohm, George Kotsiopoulos, Nikki Reed, Sarah Drew, Kendra Wilkinson and Hank Baskett, Jamie Lynn Sigler, Francesca Eastwood, Charlotte Ross, Heather McDonald, Cloris Leachman, Joyce Giraud, Gretchen Rossi and Slate Smiley, and Nikki DeLoach. Returning designers such as Isaac Mizrahi, Dennis Basso, Lori Goldstein and Jen Rade joined first time QVC designers such as Seth Aaron Henderson and Joe Zee to create a night to remember! This unique shopping Red Carpet event aired Friday, Feb. 28 at 9pm ET and featured some of Hollywood's hottest designers, stylists and celebrities directly from the heard of Los Angeles.
Actress in the Oscar nominated film, "12 Years a Slave," Sarah Paulson was overheard saying how excited she was to be a part of a nominated film; but would not reveal anything about her Oscar Day dress except that it is "form fitting". Kate Mara arrived at the same time as Jenna Dewan-Tatum and the two were inseparable the whole night. Jaime King was spotted hanging with Kaley Cuoco and the two were seen having a great time at the event despite the rainy weather.
Kat Dennings was overheard saying, "This is on all day at my house, I love QVC!" The newly engaged Whitney Port chatted with Nick Cannon and Jenna Dewan-Tatum on the Red Carpet before heading into the star studded event. Stacy Keibler came to support friend and Elle Creative Director, Joe Zee who was launching his very first QVC Line: Styled by Joe Zee.
Jenna Fischer came to support friend, stylist, and QVC Designer Jen Rade, who was launching new pieces from her collection last night. Fischer joked, "My mom and I buy each other gifts from 'The Q' all the time, that's what we call it because you can always expect Quality from QVC!"
Attendees mixed and mingled as servers made their way through the crowd with wine and hors d'oeuvre such as salmon and steak tartare and passion fruit tarts. Guests enjoyed taking photos and posting them with the #QVCredcarpet as the images automatically uploaded to the TV screens set up in the venue. Gift bags were handed out upon exiting the hotel which included a portable charger and QVC candle.
Sanaz Sarshad contributed reporting.