NYFW is held twice a year – February and September – with one on this focusing on autumn / winter collections. New York Fashion Week is a painting on the second year of rows, runways and, err, robots. 19659008] So as we wave goodbye to the after-show parties and couture cocktails, let's look back at all the big moments both on and off the catwalk.
New York Fashion Week is a painting on the second year of rows, runways and, err, robots.
19659008] So as we wave goodbye to the after-show parties and couture cocktails, let's look back at all the big moments both on and off the catwalk.
1. Gigi body shaming row
Superstar model Gigi Hadid has faced criticism over his weight recently on social media, with comments like “too skinny” and “u are just bones “posted on her Instagram feed.
Having taken the catwalk by storm in New York over the weekend in shows for Prabal Gurung, Brandon Maxwell and Jeremy Scott, the star has tweeted a series of tweets in her shape and explained that her fluctuating
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Will it stop the haters? Who knows, but Gigi says she will not be explaining the way
2. Victoria Beckham bids farewell
It's been 10 years – 10 years! – Since she made her debut at New York Fashion Week, which went down a storm with the critics after many sceptics had scoffed ahead of her first collection being unveiled.
But Victoria Beckham's latest New York outing – featuring leopard print for the first time – was her last as she prepares to join London Fashion Week in September, and it's being seen as a big blow for the Stateside event.
And while Victoria's clothing range of sales is strong, her company has not yet turned The Prince of Harry's fiancee wore a Victoria Beckham jumper in the couple's official. engagement photos.
“She looked absolutely beautiful in my jumper. I'm sure it will be a really fun wedding,” Beckham told The Guardian.
3. Breast cancer survivors own the catwalk
Dozens of breast cancer survivors of all ages, shapes and sizes took New York by storm on Sunday as they showcase lingerie designs for women who had a mastectomy, breast reconstruction or breast surgery from Ana Ono.
The Cancerland Show was emceed by Oscar-winning actress Mira Sorvino, who has recently harvey Weinstein's sexually harassing her and 'derailing' her career. (Weinstein has denied any allegations of misconduct and blacklisting Sorvino).
Some of the models hit the runway with writing on their bodies, such as “I Am Whole” and baring their surgery scars.
The models received constant cheers and whoops as they strutted their stuff.
4. Desmond is Amazing
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The award-winning LGBT advocate and self-proclaimed “drag kid” is the founder of the first drag house for children, called the Haus of Amazing.
Desmond rocked it in an androgynous outfit featuring petent boots, a ruffled jacket, long polka dot nails and gray-streaked hair.
His inspirations? RuPaul, Andy Warhol, John Galliano, Alexander McQueen and Commes Des Garcons
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5. Fashion is the future
Philip Plein did it again with a spectacular show which wowed from the minute that model was Irina Shayk beamed on a spaceship on a landscape of fake snow.
Brooklyn Navy Yard never looked so good
Shayk then took to the catwalk beside a huge, Transformer-esque robot twice his size.
- Philipp Plein: Meet fashion's bad boy
6. Black Panther takeover
Anticipation is mounting ahead of the release of Marvel's Black Panther later this week, and New York Fashion Week was not going to miss out.
Designer LaQuan Smith, who has dressed the likes of Kim Kardashian West, Rihanna and Cardi B, said: “I wanted to create something that really just connect to the characters and the film … embodying power and femininity, and strength and sensuality.”
- Black Panther: No ordinary Marvel movie
7. And relax
Ralph Lauren offered a laidback vibe with his collection which was inspired by his home in Montego Bay, Jamaica, and saw his models walk the runway barefoot.
The catwalk itself was a replica of Lauren's island retreat, while the collection featured floaty florals and nautical stripes
Now Ralph, if you could just put those flights on account of your expense account?
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