Star Gazing 10.18.12

ESSENCE.COM Sep, 12, 2012

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Brandy Norwood leaves the Big Morning Buzz taping at the VH1 Studios in New York City

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Nicole Ari Parker attends the GEMS Girls Like Us Benefit Gala hosted by Demi Moore and Rachel Lloyd at El Museo Del Barrio in New York City.

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Laila Ali attends the 33rd Annual Salute to Women in Sports Gala at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City.

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First Lady Michelle Obama stops by for an appearance on LIVE with Kelly and Michael at the ABC Studios in New York City.

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Recipient of the Sportswoman of the Year Award for an individual sport, Gabrielle Douglas poses with Arielle and Natalie Hawkins at the 33rd annual Salute to Women in Sports Gala at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City.

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Olympic runner Allyson Felix attends the 33rd Annual Salute to Women in Sports Gala at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City.

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Garcelle Beauvais attends the 3rd annual Autumn Party at The London West Hollywood in West Hollywood, California.

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Candice Swanepoel and Joan Smalls attend Stuart Weitzman celebration of Mario Testino's first U.S. photography exhibits at The Museum of Fine Arts—William Koch Gallery in Boston.

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LisaRaye McCoy poses at the Stella & Dot VIP Trunk Show Benefiting the Noreen Fraser Foundation at Regent Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills, California.

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Chrisette Michele attends the 2012 Somaly Mam Foundation Gala at IAC Headquarters in New York City.