New York Fashion Week By: Caylie Kruse
What is fashion week? • Fashion week is a week when designers put together fashion shows to release their latest creations.
When is fashion week? • Fashion week happens 2 times a year. Once in February for the fall shows and once in September for the winter shows.
3 Designers who participate Michael Kors Yigel Azrouel Vera Wang
Runway Show • http://videos.nymag.com/video/Yigal-Azrouel-Fall-2011-Collect
sponsors • Currently, New York fashion shows are sponsored by Mercedes-Benz.
Attending the shows • The fashion shows during Fashion Week are attended by journalists, editors, buyers, celebrities, and social types.
tickets • For the VIP tickets, you need to have an invitation. But for all of the other tickets, you need to email the NYC Fashion Week people for details about the prices and more.
Trends • Stripes. This upcoming spring 2013 collection has a lot of stripes. It also involves a lot of lemon chiffon and leather harnesses.