With New York Fashion Week coming to a close tomorrow and the fashion elite swiftly moving on to their next stop, London, we take a look at the top 5 best moments from the week that kicked it all off…
Tommy Hilfiger x Gigi Hadid
After conquering the modelling world, Gigi Hadid has now successfully launched her own apparel collection with the iconic American label and favourite brand of hers, Tommy Hilfiger. Cheered on by her superstar friends, Taylor Swift and Martha Hunt, the collection features wearable, signature items of both Tommy and Gigi, such as oversized sweatshirt dresses, classic American sportswear and cosy wool-blend staples.
2. Victoria Beckham’s SS17 show
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Victoria Beckham shared a major “aww” moment on Instagram this season with a good luck message from her family prior to her spring/summer 2017 show. The collection featured everything from shimmering velvet fabric to satin structured bra tops and interior-inspired florals in a palette of minty greens, bright violets and tangerines.
3. Harper’s Bazaar annual ICONS party
In the midst of runway shows and presentations was Harper’s Bazaar’s annual party at the Plaza, with Carine Roitfeld’s Icons in attendace, such as September cover stars Kim Kardashian-West and Kanye West. Hosting a crowd of A-listers and featuring a live performance from Kanye, the Plaza was buzzing with fashion folk as they celebrated the start of a month of fashion events.
4. Jonathan Saunders debut DVF collection
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Jonathan Saunders debuted his first collection for Diane von Furstenberg after taking up the role of Chief Creative Officer earlier this year. The Scottish designer kept the label recognisable with his own iconic stamp entwined, with the collection featuring a contemporary twist on the iconic DVF wrap dress, a combination and clashing of prints, as well as a savvy-stylish take on office statement pieces.
5. Ralph Lauren to showcase see-now-buy-now collection
Ralph Lauren has followed suit on the new designer craze – presenting a collection available to buy straight after being walked down the runway, similar to big brands like Burberry, Tom Ford and Tommy Hilfiger. On Wednesday night, two separate runway shows will be held with a total of 45 looks from their new collection. With ready-to-wear accessories, handbags and footwear all being showcased outside of the brand’s flagship store on Madison Avenue, watch the live stream on Facebook to see all the action from the show.
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