RED CARPET Natalie Portman made the most of her petite figure in the ruffled Lanvin dress worn with black satin accessories. RUNWAY Gaye Jocelyn McDonald legged it in the voluminous minidress; black peep-toes and lots of skin made the crimson frock pop. ANOTHER WAY Nuj Novakhett, $396; at revolveclothing.com.
At the Alvin Ailey Dance Theater’s benefit gala, Gabrielle Union showed up in a strapless styled Prada gown in a rich shade of emerald green. A diamond wreath at her neck and black T-strap heels completed her look.