New York Fashion Week is back, with designers Christian Siriano, Brandon Maxwell and Gabriela Hearst among those presenting their Spring / Summer 2022 collections.
While several labels have remained faithful to virtual showcases, others are opting for the most grandiose places in the real world: Ulla Johnson takes over the Brooklyn Botanic Garden and LaQuan Smith is organizing his show in an American monument, the Empire State Building.
Famous models are also making a welcome return to the catwalk, with Gigi Hadid marching for Proenza Schouler and plus-size models Precious Lee and Candice Huffine performing in Christian Siriano’s body positive show. And New York Fashion Week naturally benefits from a slew of top rows dotted with celebrities, with figures like Katie Holmes, Alicia Silverstone and Lil Kim already represented.
The week-long program continues until Sunday, September 12, and ends with a performance by American designer Tom Ford. The following evening then heralds the return of one of fashion’s biggest evenings: the Met Gala, which promises a star-studded red carpet filled with meticulously planned ensembles.
Scroll through the gallery above to see highlights from New York Fashion Week. The gallery will be updated throughout the event.
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