|In Gstaad guests included Prince Nicolas of Greece, Lapo Elkann, Fiat heir and grandson of Gianni Agnelli, getting very close with model Veronica Varekova, Valentino, Giancarlo Giammetti, Nati Abascal, Taki Theodoracopulos and Count Alexandre and Countess LuAnn de Lesseps, who will star alongside Jill Zarin in The Real Housewives of New York this March.
Also spotted; Lord and Lady Chopard, the ever glamorous Beanie Esteve and her husband Pyrros Vardinoyannis, surrounded by a gaggle of Goulandris, Latsis, Livanos and Radziwills as well as the aforementioned Janna Bullock and her husband Alexey with their daughters Eugenia and Zoe along with Towson Remmel among others.
A helicopter hop away in St. Moritz were Sting and his wife Trudie Styler, Russian President Vladimir Putin and Marc Rich, whose ex wife Denise Rich was in Aspen hosting a New Year's fanny basher with the ever glamorous Ivana Trump, whose marriage to Rossano Rubicondi in Palm Beach this April is set to be the wedding of the year. Also in Aspen were Kate Hudson, Jack Nicholson, Goldie Hawn, Heidi Klum and Seal, Diandra Douglas, Francesca Cecil, and finally Mariah Carey who jetted off to Vegas to party at Tao with Jason Strauss and Noah Tepperberg.
|Mariah Carey in Las Vegas.
Those celebs opting for a warmer New Years fled to South Beach where Mandy Moore hosted The Raleigh’s party with guests Chace Crawford, Elisha Cuthbert, Kristen Bell and Dax Shepherd, and Brody Jenner.
Pete Wentz and Ashlee Simpson tore up The Shore Club with attorney Sal Strazzullo, Jodie and Diane Fanelli, Eve, Alan Philips, Gabrielle Union, Josh Shames, Christina Milan, Eugene Remm, Sophia Bush, Marc Birnbaum and Robert Iler. Raider legend Warren Sapp, Mike Romer and Chris Reda covered for Shannon Elizabeth, who was missing in action at the Room Service, Home & Guest House fete at the Sagamore. Down the beach Jerry Bruckheimer and his wife Linda, philanthropists Allison Weiss Brady and Chip Brady, The Apprentice’s Sean Yazbeck, and Debra L. Lee the CEO of BET were entertained by burlesque queens dancing and singing in giant martini glasses.