New York Fashion Week: The Best Of Backstage

New York fashion week ended last night. But before London fashion week overtakes us, here's a look at some of our favorite shots from behind the scenes. These are just some of the false nails used at the Blonds show. Note the googly eyes.

New York Fashion Week: The Best Of Backstage

A model in hair and makeup backstage at the Blonds.

New York Fashion Week: The Best Of Backstage

Every girl in the show deposited a little trail of wig-glitter as she walked the runway.

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    New York Fashion Week: The Best Of BackstageA model in hair and makeup before Halston. (Sarah Jessica Parker was a no-show.)
    New York Fashion Week: The Best Of BackstageJeremy Scott's collection included furry platforms.
    New York Fashion Week: The Best Of BackstageAnd all the models had candy-colored extensions woven through their hair, which was styled in bunches. Except this model, Charlotte Free, whose hair is pink already.
    New York Fashion Week: The Best Of BackstageKanye West sat front-row at Jeremy Scott, next to Vanessa Hudgens.
    New York Fashion Week: The Best Of BackstageAt the party West hosted with VMan, what was said to be $5,000 in $1 and $2 notes was blown through the air by giant industrial fans. Mixed in were these paper Kanye fun dollars, which most guests ignored.
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    New York Fashion Week: The Best Of BackstageKerry Washington, Zoe Saldana, and Kate Bosworth sat front-row at Calvin Klein.
    New York Fashion Week: The Best Of BackstageLara Stone closed the show, making her sole runway appearance of the season.
    New York Fashion Week: The Best Of BackstageA model in hair and makeup at Isaac Mizrahi.
    New York Fashion Week: The Best Of BackstageMizrahi's runway show included these poodles.
    New York Fashion Week: The Best Of BackstageGwen Stefani gave 16 out of her L.A.M.B. show's 48 looks to black models. Another eight Asian models were cast. I didn't see a single other show this fashion week with that kind of diversity.
    New York Fashion Week: The Best Of BackstageWhen Kingston ran out onto the runway to take his mother's hand, I actually said, out loud, reflexively, "Awwww!"
    New York Fashion Week: The Best Of BackstageJohnny Weir and one of his many Balenciaga motorcycle bags.
    New York Fashion Week: The Best Of BackstageA model eating backstage at Lincoln Center.
    New York Fashion Week: The Best Of BackstageThe Naeem Khan show was really beautiful.
    New York Fashion Week: The Best Of BackstageThe media riser at Isaac Mizrahi.

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