This month's jam-packed schedule of fashion shows is nothing compared to the number of parties brands are hosting this season. From intimate dinners to mega bashes, there is no shortage of places to see and be seen on the event circuit. Here are some of the best fashion parties from Fashion Weeks in New York, Milan and Paris.
On September 30th, friends and VIPs were welcomed by Kenzo and Nigo to an evening of music and performance at the Cirque d’Hiver featuring a performance by Doja Cat who sand “Say So,” “Get Into It (Yuh)” and “Need to Know.” Guests included Cruz Beckham, Romeo Beckham, Maisie Williams & Reuben Selby, Charli XCX, Halsey, Evan Mock, Alton Mason, Bretman Rock, Selah Marley and the Clermont Twins.
Designers, models, fashion execs and celebrities collided on the final day of Milan Fashion Week for a glitzy black-tie evening at the Teatro alla Scala. The CNMI Sustainable Fashion Awards, organized by the Camera Nazionale della Moda Italiana and the Ethical Fashion Initiative, featured runway shows by Gucci, Armani, Valentino and Prada as well as an awards ceremony presented by Rossy De Palma that recognized the best in sustainability efforts. Guests and honorees included Adut Akech, Indya Moore and Bethann Hardison.
On the final day of New York Fashion Week, Willy Chavaria held his Spring 2023 show the Marble Collegiate Church to rave reviews followed by an electric afterparty at the Georgia Room in the Freehand Hotel where VIPs like Madonna and Dave East celebrated the designer's show.
Foo and Foo had one of the most anticipated debuts of NYFW, and their afterparty at perennial hotspot Boom Boom Room was equally as buzzy. The brand founded by Tommy Hilfiger's daughter Elizabeth and billed as "cool clothes for the future of climate change” welcomed VIPS like Kate Moss, Jordan Barrett, and Georgia May Jagger to the Top of the Standard as DJ Avalon Lurks spun into the morning hours.
For many tired Fashion Week goers, the stylish Neiman Marcus cocktail was the final stop on their grueling schedules, and it was just the pick-me-up everyone needed. Hosts Jodi Kahn (VP of Luxury Fashion) and celebrity stylists Erin Walsh and Jason Rembert were on hand to welcome the crowd at Empire Diner in celebration of their Live Your Luxury Fall 2022 campaign. Guests mingled both outdoors and inside the iconic art deco restaurant as delicious sliders, chicken and waffles and espresso martinis were served.
Walsh's client Anne Hathaway, fresh from attending the Michael Kors Collection show that morning, also stopped by in a resplendent red fringe dress and Bulgari bag. Other guests included a ton of New York designers (Alejandra Alonso Rojas, Prabal Gurung, Bach Mai, Sally LaPointe, Wes Gordon, Tanya Taylor) as well as perennial tastemakers Olivia Palermo, Indre Rockefeller and Tina Leung.
Flipper’s Roller Boogie Palace co-founder Liberty Ross celebrated the launch of her new 18k gold vermeil earrings and luxe nail lacquers with Mary J. Blige and Simone I. Smith for their accessories line Sister Love with a party at Flipper’s Roller Boogie Palace rink at Rockefeller Center.
The Karl Lagerfeld brand celebrated their new capsule collection designed with Cara Delevingne with a downtown bash at SAGA's 63rd floor with breathtaking views of the city and beats by DJ Chloe Caillet. Guests included Amber Valletta, Amelia Hamlin, Becky G, Ella Emhoff, Keke Palmer and Shalom Harlow.
Peter Dupont and Breanna Box, the duo behind those viral glass Coperni bags, hosted a party to celebrate their newlineof bags and super chic glassware through their brand HEVEN, as well as their forthcoming social token with P00LS. Evan Mock, Amber Valetta, Tanerélle, Eli Brown and a whole host of art/fashion kids all showed up to the downtown bash at Palo Gallery on Bond St.
Nordstrom kicked off the start of NYFW with an intimate dinner at West Village institution American Bar, where designers like Wes Gordon, LaQuan Smith and Fernando Garcia mingled with emerging upstarts like Saint Sintra's Sintra Martins and Harwell Godfrey's Lauren Godfrey Harwell. The evening was hosted by supermodel Shalom Harlow, Tonne Goodman and Nordstrom's own Rickie De Sole, who directed the retailer's new Fall Designer Campaign.
Theory celebrated its newly launched Theory Project by Lucas Ossendrijver collection with a series of public dance performances in New York’s Gansevoort Plaza and a private cocktail celebration in their Meatpacking Flagship. Guests included Cameron Lee Phan, Lumia Nocito, Deon Hinton and Alex Roth.
LA-based fashion retailer Revolve brought together and honored some of its most-loved emerging designers and their muses in celebration of Revolve Gallery, the exhibition and pop-up shop that opened to press on September 8, followed by public days from September 9-11. Guests included Kim Shui, Kingsley, Elsa Hosk, Ciara and Remi Bader.
Diesel and The Webster celebrated the launch of their all-pink capsule collection with a rave in Brooklyn featuring cocktails and music from DJs AceMo, Momo Ready and The Large. Guests were also surrounded by two of the larger-than-life inflatables that were flown directly from the inaugural Diesel Fall 2022 Runway show in Milan where they were first seen.
Isabel Marant returned to New York for the first time in years to celebrate the opening of her new Madison Avenue store with a dinner in NYC followed by an afterparty performance by Blackstreet.
LaQuan Smith celebrated his new collection with friends and family at The Blond, with special performances from Diplo, Rocking Dolls and Spice. Guests included Madonna, Diplo, Becky G and Cindy Bruna.