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Pedro Almodóvar loves strong women.

Rosie De Palma at Almodovar Benefit at MoMA on Exshoesme.com
Woman on the verge, Rosie de Palma, looking beautiful amongst the blooms.

Well, many a fashion femme fatale showed up at the MoMA last night to fête the famous filmmaker at the Museum’s fourth annual Film BenefitA Tribute to Pedro Almodóvar.

Wendi Murdoch and Tamara Mellon at Almodovar Benefit at MoMA on Exshoesme.com
Wendi Murdoch, with Tamara Mellon who looks deep in thought - about her rumoured lifestyle brand launch, no doubt.
Grace Coddington at Almodovar Benefit at MoMA on Exshoesme.com
Grace, aglow in red.
Diane von Furstenberg at Almodovar Benefit at MoMA on Exshoesme.com
Ms. von Furstenberg.
John Waters at Almodovar Benefit at MoMA on Exshoesme.com
The perfect backdrop for colourful, John Waters.
Karl Lagerfeld and Pedro Almodovar at Almodovar Benefit at MoMA on Exshoesme.com
Uncle Karl and Uncle Pedro - two uncles every woman needs.

I am not a party girl, but this is one I wouldn’t have minded being an extra in, if only to be photographed in a glorious dress against a backdrop of roses.

Joan Smalls in Tom Ford at Almodovar Benefit at MoMA on Exshoesme.com
No small entrance - model Joan Smalls in a drop-dead-in-front-of-red, Tom Ford dress.

The scent of those blooms must have lingered, like the scenes from his films in one’s memory…

Rachel Roy at Almodovar Benefit at MoMA on Exshoesme.com
Rachel Roy looking chic. I am still craving the burgundy version of these Celine shoes.

Images: Grace, DVF, Karl/Pedro photos from Vogue.com. All others by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images.

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