updated 11/05/2009 AT 3:00 PM ET
•originally published 11/06/2009 AT 6:00 AM ET
Kate Walsh dined out at L.A.’s exclusive Sunset Tower Hotel in a so-not-Hollywood way: totally makeup free! The Private Practice star, who was joined by friends, was also dressed down in slacks and a blazer at the popular spot for star-watching. Walsh sat at the head of the table and seemed very engaged in what seemed like a business discussion, a source says.
She may have been one of the night’s honorees – but Lady Gaga was busy playing with Barbie dolls at her table during the recent Accessories Council Awards in New York. The singer, who received the Stylemaker Award from Marc Jacobs, sipped water through her veil while dressing up the dolls alongside the designer.
16 members of the Glee cast – including hunky Cory Monteith (Finn), Lea Michele (Rachel) and Mark Salling (Puck) – arrived en masse for lunch at New York eatery The Smith in the East Village. The group ordered a pile of burgers, avocado sandwiches, tuna salad and more – and all dived in, sharing dishes, laughs and conversation. Equally amused: Fellow diners, who excitedly texted and snapped photos.
Real Housewives of New York City star Kelly Bensimon requested to have her table moved out of the VIP section at the Joonbug.com party in New York so she could dance with fellow revelers. She also downed Coronas all night.
Gossip Girl’s Kelly Rutherford, shopping at the Lily Pulitzer boutique in Manhattan solo. The actress scooped up a Kaya dress in pink ($298), a Paley cardigan ($98) and a pair of white Palm Beach cropped jeans ($138).
By JENNIFER GARCIA, LISA INGRASSIA and MELISSA LIEBLING-GOLDBERG