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Kim, Kanye, More: Inside the Star-Studded Soiree at Spago BH

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Spago is a hot spot to be a fly on the wall, and last night proved no exception. The ritzy resto was a star-studded scene full of fashion's finest, Tinseltown's top talents and well-heeled folk, all to toast Vogue Italia editor-in-chief Franca Sozzani. Hosted by actress and former model Amber Valletta and celeb chef Wolfgang Puck, the Beverly Hills bash marked non profit org Dream for Future Africa Foundation's inaugural gala.

As for the guest list? Dressed-to-the-nines partygoers like burlesque beauty Dita von Teese snacked on fancy finger foods (tuna tartar, shrimp pizza and the like—it's Spago, after all), while boho blogger/actress Shiva Rose chatted it up with model Angela Lindvall. See partygoers' private snaps and more in the gallery above.

Newly engaged Kim Kardashian and Kanye West found their seats at the head table with the stylish soiree's honoree, right up there with tennis star Maria Sharapova and a host of industry insiders, uber rich philanthropists and more.

Behind them, Rachel Zoe chatted it up with model Karolina Kurkova, while Motown legends Barry Gordy and Smokey Robinson sat just tables away. Also in the house were Joe Jonas, Brit socialite Lady Victoria Hervey, designer Rachel Roy and many others. As for the entertainment, partygoers enjoyed a live performance by Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds and opera singer Vittorio Grigolo.
· Dream for Future Africa Foundation [Official Site]