To Discuss: House Rules at the Elle Decor Party


Last night, Estée Lauder president John Demsey hosted a party for Elle Decor at his apartment on the Upper East Side. While he was game to let guests tromp around in their shoes and drink wine near his upholstery, he does have one house rule: "Don't feed the cats," he said. He'd taken extra precautions by locking them upstairs away from the hors d'oeuvres. Click ahead to see what Rachel Roy, Drew Barrymore, and other attendees won't tolerate in their own homes, and ogle Demsey's palatial digs.