New York Fashion Week is back, with designers Christian Siriano, Brandon Maxwell and Gabriella Hearst showcasing their Spring-Summer 2022 collection.
While many labels are still stuck with virtual showcases, others are opting for the grandest venues in the real world: Ulla Johnson is acquiring the Brooklyn Botanic Garden and Laquan Smith is hosting her shows in the Empire State Building, an American landmark. are hosting.
Celebrity models are also making a welcome return to the catwalk, with Gigi Hadid running for Proenza Schouler and plus-size models Precious Lee and Candice Huffine starring in Christian Siriano’s body-positive show. And New York Fashion Week naturally enjoys celebrity-studded front rows, with Katie Holmes, Alicia Silverstone and Lil Kim already featured in attendance.
The week-long event runs through Sunday, September 12, culminating with a show by American designer Tom Ford. The next evening again heralds the return of one of fashion’s biggest nights: the Met Gala, which promises a star-studded red carpet filled with carefully planned ensembles.
Scroll through the gallery above to see highlights from New York Fashion Week. The gallery will be updated throughout the event.