It is here! Yes, New York Fashion Week officially begins today, and London, Milan and Paris will follow in the coming weeks. With that said, there is plenty to take in—whether you are a front-row regular or you will be tuning in from the comfort of your sofa. For instance, where should you go for all the latest runway shots? Where can you watch livestreams of the shows? Who should you follow on Twitter? Which models should you watch this season? And, most importantly, who will be sitting front row? Happily, our handy-dandy Guide to Fall 2012 Fashion Week has you covered! Click inside for all the need-to-know details on the who, what, where, and when of fall 2012 fashion week.
Where can I find the latest runway shots?
It is no secret that Style.com rules the pack when it comes to instant gratification from the runways. Even better, if you are on the go, you can download the Style.com app and check out the latest shots from wherever you happen to be.
Which street style photographers will be covering fashion week?
No doubt The Sartorialist will be on the scene, as will his girlfriend Garance Dore. For amazing detail shots, make sure you head to Jak and Jil. In addition, we love the quirky-cool looks that Mr. Newton always manages to find.
How do I watch the show if I am not in New York?
To start, YouTube.com/LiveRunway will livestream 28 different shows, including Diane von Furstenberg and Michael Kors. In addition, Milk Studios will livestream a slew of shoes at MilkMade.com, including Alexander Wang and Proenza Schouler. The Theyskens’ Theory show will be livestreamed at TheyskensTheory.com. Finally, both the Marc Jacobs and Marc by Marc Jacobs shows will be available at MarcJacobs.com.
How do I know what time each show is on?
The official NYFW schedule is right here.
Who should I follow on Twitter?
When it comes to fashion week, Twitter is the place to be. The tweets arrive thick and fast, each one loaded with a juicy detail, a snapshot, a behind-the-scenes look, or an opinion. As for who you should follow, the list is endless, which is why we have compiled a NYFW list, with tweets from all your favorite fashion insiders in one place.
What should I wear to fashion week?
Why not pick up a limited edition Miu Miu handbag. Yes, Miu Miu has launched a limited edition capsule collection of handbags to celebrate fashion week. Beginning today, you can buy sixteen of the designs at the Prince Street boutique, with the rest to follow in line with London, Milan, and Paris. The bags are priced at a mere $1,495.
What about my makeup?
Bobbi Brown has you covered. The makeup guru has created a limited edition palette featuring everything you need for a complete beauty look: three eyeshadows, two lip colors, and a mini lip gloss. The palette raises money in support of The Heart Truth and is available now at BobbiBrown.com.
How do I follow the models?
If you want to know what the models are wearing as they go from show to show, make sure you head to Altamira NYC. As for the latest model news, no one does it better than Modelinia.
Are the models excited?
It would appear that way! Check out the video below to see Abbey Lee, Karlie Kloss, Arizona Muse and friends show their excitement for fashion week.
Photo: Eric Thayer/Reuters