Can Fashion Shows Ever Be Environmentally Justifiable?

When Karl Lagerfeld staged a runway presentation around a Chanel-branded rocket ship — complete with moving liftoff effect — in the spring of 2017, it inspired a flurry of awe-filled Instagram posts and reviews from attendees. Almost none of the coverage touched on the environmental footprint of constructing a building-sized prop for the sake of a […]

19 Manicures From New York Fashion Week to Inspire Your Next Salon Visit

Or, for the especially talented, your next DIY polish job.Backstage at Prabal Gurung. Photo: Courtesy of ZoyaAfter several seasons of subdued, classic manicures, we can officially report: Nail art is back! At least if New York Fashion Week‘s Fall 2020 runways, where bold and unapologetic looks reigned supreme, are any indication. Some solids still made appearances, […]

The Best Street Style Looks From New York Fashion Week Fall 2020

Plus, browse all of our images from the week in one place.On the street at New York Fashion Week Fall 2020. Photo: ImaxtreeNew York Fashion Week has officially come to an end! While the Fall 2020 shows are just getting started in London, we’re taking the time to highlight our favorite street style looks from the […]

Fashionista’s 12 Favorite Collections From New York Fashion Week Fall 2020

That’s a wrap for the New York Fashion Week Fall 2020 season. The six-day sartorial spectacle drew to a close on Wednesday evening with a wonderfully chaotic display of clothes by Marc Jacobs. But prior to the mayhem, we were treated to a number of collections that we’ll be thinking about for months to come. From the over-the-top […]

What’s the Best Way to Talk About — and Measure — Size Inclusivity at Fashion Week?

As more pressure is placed on designers — from both customers and people in the industry — to be size-inclusive, a lot of attention is placed on how many curve models are sent down their runways at fashion week. We’ll cite that number (normally tallied by sites like the Fashion Spot) each season, as shorthand to evaluate how […]

The 23 Best Fall 2020 Bags From New York Fashion Week

Featuring tasseled clutches and triangle wristlets.A bag from the Coach Fall 2020 collection. At the Fall 2020 shows during New York Fashion Week, it was all in the details — namely, the bags models carried down the runways. Designers like Oscar de la Renta and Bibhu Mohapatra unveiled mini, boxy and decidedly impractical (but incredibly adorable) handbags for the new […]

Fashionista’s 25 Favorite Shoes From NYFW for Fall 2020

From pearl-covered boots to extreme clogs.Shoes on the runway at Jonathan Cohen’s 2020 show. Photo: ImaxtreeDespite having less shows than usual this season, New York Fashion Week still had an impressive showing of footwear on the Fall 2020 runways. Some shoe trends quickly emerged, like an influx of bright colors and patterns (Collina Strada delivered playful shoes […]

8 Top Trends From the New York Fashion Week Fall 2020 Runways

Statement-making capes and punky plaid ahead!Victor Glemaud, Collina Strada, Area, Monse and Gabriela Hearst. Photos: ImaxtreeHow will we all be dressing next fall? There’s not one simple answer to that question — although the New York Fashion Week runways offered some ideas. There’s a strong indication that we’ll be wearing a lot of sleeveless outerwear, from […]

Non-Basic Puffers Were a Street Style Essential on Day 6 of New York Fashion Week

Showgoers finally decided to dress for winter.On the street at New York Fashion Week Fall 2020. Photos: Chiara Marina Grioni/Fashionista (1), Imaxtree (3)On the final day of New York Fashion Week, showgoers celebrated the end of back-to-back Fall 2020 shows with a sartorial bang: by sporting conversation-starting puffers. Despite near-freezing temperatures and even a little snow, the street-style crowd had spent […]

There’s Still Plenty of Exciting Talent in New York. What Will We Do to Protect It?

There has been much ink spilled and many hands collectively wrung over the state of New York Fashion Week. What happened? Is there even a point to it all? Should it be canceled?While there’s no doubt that the runway itself can still serve a purpose, there’s no denying — no matter how hard people try— that New […]