Blake Lively, Iman & More At NYC amfAR Gala!

The annual amfAR gala kicked off New York Fashion Week last night with all the top designers and celebrities coming out to watch performances by Elton John, Karen Elson and more.

Blake Lively - who will probably be in a lot of front rows this weeek – showed up sporting a strapless Alexander McQueen dress. Also in attendance was Cheyenne Jackson, Helena Bonham Carter, Iman, Richard Gere and many more. Check out the gallery for all the fashions!

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The event, which raises money for AID’s research, marks the start each year of fashion week so you’ll be certain to see more galleries coming up of celebs attending the shows!