Hillary Clinton mingled with A-listers at Ralph Lauren's 50th anniversary party on Friday night.
Although Donald Trump attended many shows before going to the White House, the former secretary of state does not usually participate in the events of the New York Fashion Week, but this weekend she made an exception to help Ralph Lauren. To fulfill 50 years in the business.
The 70-year-old man even posed for a special portrait at the event, sitting next to the man himself and Vogue's boss, Anna Wintour.
Heavy hitters: Hillary Clinton posed with Anna Wintour and Ralph Lauren at the designer's 50th anniversary party at New York Fashion Week on Friday
A long time ago: the two have known each other since the 1990s, when Lauren worked on the restoration of an American flag that flew to Ft. McHenry during the War of 1812
Clinton is a fan of the designer for a long time. During the 2016 campaign, in particular, she used a lot of her pieces, choosing a red pantsuit for the first presidential debate and a navy blue pantsuit for the second one.
He also wore an ivory Ralph Lauren suit to accept his party's nomination at the Democratic National Convention and a periwinkle for his campaign rally on Roosevelt Island.
And now, she turned out to support him while celebrating such a great anniversary.
"I love his clothes," he said, according to The Associated Press. "You know he really was very generous and kind to help with all my clothes during the campaign."
Smiles: Clinton and Wintour shared a smile during the gala dinner of the event
She's a fan "I love her clothes," said Clinton, who wore one of her outfits for the start of her campaign in 2015 (pictured)
Setback: he also wore a designer suit for the first presidential debate in 2016 (pictured)
Take two: she wore a Ralph Lauren suit again for the second debate
Suffragist; In fact, he was almost his unofficial toilet during the campaign. She also wears one of the suits for the DNC that summer
He also said that their relationship began in the 1990s, when the designer worked to preserve an American flag that flew in Ft. McHenry during the War of 1812.
"Ralph went ahead and financed the conservation and restoration of the starry banner, and he and I could be there years later to show it back and take care of it properly, and his help made that happen, and we became friends," he said.
At the gala dinner this weekend, she arrived dressed not in a trouser suit, but in a light blue designer dress.
He stopped at the portrait studio on Bethesda Terrace in Central Park, posing for photographer Alexi Lubomirski next to him and Wintour, who campaigned for Clinton.
Relationship: Clinton was present when Lauren received the James Smithson Bicentennial Medal marking the 200th anniversary of the Star-Spangled Banner after donating $ 13 million to restore the Fort McHentry flag.
"Ralph went ahead and funded the conservation and restoration of the starry banner, and he and I could be there years later to show it back and take care of it properly, and his help made that happen, and we became friends," Clinton said.
Full of stars: several celebrities attended the party, including Anne Hathaway and Jessica Chastain
Hollywood: Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas also posed in the study of portraits
Box office: Blake Lively poses with director Paul Feig and Crazy Rich Asians star Henry Golding
Clinton mixed with stars like Chance the Rapper, Iman and Robert De Niro
The three joined their commitment to philanthropic work, from Ralph and Anna's partnership in the CFDA's Fashion Targets Cancer campaign to Hillary's presentation of the James Smithson Bicentennial Medal to Mr. Lauren in 2014 for his efforts to preserve the Star-Spangled Banner ", the brand wrote on Instagram.
Clinton also took the time to pose with other celebrities, smiling for an instant with Lauren and Oprah Winfrey.
Other stars in the event were Bruce Springsteen, Robert De Niro, Steven Spielberg, Kate Capshaw, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain, Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas, Camilla Belle, Taylor Hill, Iman, Chance the Rapper, Blake Lively and Henry Golding.