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Leland Hirsch, Michael Mazzei's friend and business partner (Credit: Barbara Alper)

Leland Hirsch, Michael Mazzei's friend and business partner and a major sponsor of the event, got decked out in Versace pants and jacket with embroidery on the sleeves, Christian Louboutin sneakers and a Miami Heat championship ring. (Mar. 15, 2013)

What They're Wearing: Gift of Life Benefit

Michael and Jamie Mazzei, the owners of the nuBest Salon and Spa in Manhasset recently held an event at North Hills Country Club, called Gift of Life. Jamie, the son, had donated a kidney to his father, Michael, last July, and the Mazzeis hosted the party as a fundraiser for the North Shore-Long Island Jewish Transplant Fund and to honor their physicians, Dr. Ernesto Molmenti and Dr. Louis Kavoussi.

Jamie Mazzei, left, and his father Michael Mazzei,
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Jamie Mazzei, left, and his father Michael Mazzei, to whom he donated his kidney, hosted the Gift of Life benefit for the North Shore-LIJ Transplant Center Fund held at the North Hills Country Club in Manhasset. Jamie is wearing Aldo shoes, a Gucci tie and a custom-tailored suit; Michael sports a Prada suit, Jil Sander shoes, a Tom Ford shirt and a tie from Angelo Galasso. (March 15, 2013)

Lise Hirsch, a Florida resident and Leland Hirsch's
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Lise Hirsch, a Florida resident and Leland Hirsch's wife, paired an Oscar de la Renta dress with a necklace once owned by Elizabeth Taylor. Her bracelet was designed by architect Frank Gehry, from a limited edition for Tiffany. Her disc diamond earrings are from Graff jewelry and her shoes, from Tom Ford's cruise collection. (March 15, 2013)

Leland Hirsch, Michael Mazzei's friend and business partner
(Credit: Barbara Alper)

Leland Hirsch, Michael Mazzei's friend and business partner and a major sponsor of the event, got decked out in Versace pants and jacket with embroidery on the sleeves, Christian Louboutin sneakers and a Miami Heat championship ring. (Mar. 15, 2013)

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Annette Leifer, of Hollis Hills, wears a dress
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Annette Leifer, of Hollis Hills, wears a dress by Vince Camuto and a necklace from Chico's. (March 15, 2013)

Gianna Froccaro of Port Washington wears a Ralph
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Gianna Froccaro of Port Washington wears a Ralph Lauren Black Label dress, Yves St. Laurent shoes and a Chanel necklace and bag. (March 15, 2013)

Gloria Farley, a Port Washington resident and nuBest
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Gloria Farley, a Port Washington resident and nuBest general manager, came in a BCBG dress. (March 15, 2013)

Christine Sardo of Tucson, Ariz., wears a dress
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Christine Sardo of Tucson, Ariz., wears a dress by Diane von Furstenberg and not one, but two scarves. (March 15, 2013)

Denise Cascio of Port Washington shimmers in a
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Denise Cascio of Port Washington shimmers in a dress by Laundry. (March 15, 2013)

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Vanessa Perri of Mineola wears a blouse by
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Vanessa Perri of Mineola wears a blouse by Geren Ford and a Stella McCartney skirt and boots. (March 15, 2013)

Erin Conlon, of Bronxville, wears a little black
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Erin Conlon, of Bronxville, wears a little black dress with lace sleeves. (March 15, 2013)

Cathy McAree, of Manhasset, strikes a pose in
(Credit: Barbara Alper)

Cathy McAree, of Manhasset, strikes a pose in Diane von Furstenberg. (Mar. 15, 2013)

Enid Sposta, of Great Neck, makes a statement
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Enid Sposta, of Great Neck, makes a statement in lace-topped Valentino dress. (March 15, 2013)

Debra Cartolano, of Roslyn, shines in a colorful
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Debra Cartolano, of Roslyn, shines in a colorful paisley dress by Etro. (March 15, 2013)

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Janice Wand, of Manhasset, wears a classic black
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Janice Wand, of Manhasset, wears a classic black and white Nu by Marc Anthony dress. (March 15, 2013)

Wendy Rossi, of Lido Beach, attends the Give
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Wendy Rossi, of Lido Beach, attends the Give the Gift of Life benefit for the North Shore-LIJ Transplant Center Fund held at the North Hills Country Club in Manhasset. (Mar. 15, 2013)

Christina Bishop-Feeny, of Bayside, wears a wrap dress
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Christina Bishop-Feeny, of Bayside, wears a wrap dress by Laundry. (March 15, 2013)

Amanda Buch of Manhattan looked pretty in Vera
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Amanda Buch of Manhattan looked pretty in Vera Wang, shoes by Badgley Mischka and a Paloma Picasso necklace from Tiffany, (March 15, 2013)

Violet Mazzei, of Manhasset, wife of Jamie Mazzei,
(Credit: Barbara Alper)

Violet Mazzei, of Manhasset, wife of Jamie Mazzei, who donated his kidney to his dad, Michael, wears a dress by Halston to the Gift of Life benefit for the North Shore-Long Island Jewish Transplant Center Fund held at the North Hills Country Club in Manhasset. (March 15, 2013)

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