What: An education-inspired fashion fete benefiting Breakthrough Houston.
Where: Alice + Olivia in River Oaks District.
The scoop: Carolyn Dorros, Jennie Segal, and Molly Voorhees welcomed friends to the chic boutique for the evening during which 20 percent of sales went to the nonprofit committed to aiding high-potential students who suffer from underserved educational opportunities.
"Everyone caught up on vacation adventures, shopped for new fall clothes, and learned about Breakthrough's summer program -- its largest ever," said Dorros, chair of the organization’s Advisory Council.
Who: Liz Stepanian, Laura Arnold, Courtney Toomey, Vidya Bala, Jamil and Carter Higley, Allison Leibman, Viviana Denechaud, Jennifer Laporte, Jennifer Ligums, and Lauren Morgan.