[Designer Adrienne Yancy of ArielSimone with her swimwear line at New York Fasihon Week. Photo via Stylepolitan.com]
The local contingency was representing at New York Fashion Week last week.
Hairstylist Kelsy Osterman has done shows for Rebecca Taylor, Gary Graham, Patrick Ervell, Rachael Antonoff, and Tadashi; and Project Runway's Irina Shabayera and Nicholas K.
Juut hairstylist Jen Hughes is set to do shows for Betsey Johnson, Badgely Mischka, Argentine Designers Collective and more.
Vision models Will Defiel, Megan McNierney and Mary Cann have walked in shows. So far, Defiel's walked for Johannes Faktotum and CopperWheat; McNierney's walked for Charlotte Ronson and Vena Cava. Mary Cann walked at Erin Fetherston.
The Minneapolis-based Aveda team (featuring locals Janell Geason and Pearson Knight) has done shows for Christian Siriano, John Patrick Organic and Jason Wu. Pearson Knight styles at Jen Kao.
Sara Glassman of Star Tribune was at a number of shows, including the Korto Momolu/Leanne Marshall show that featured swimwear by local designer Adrienne Yancy of ArielSimone, as well as local designer Tara LaTour's bridal collection show. (Here's her full report on the two shows for Star Tribune.) She also attended Alexander Wang, Derek Lam, Ports 1961, and Christian Siriano. She also went backstage at Christian Siriano and met Aveda creative director Antoinette Beenders and saw Karl Lagerfeld in the flesh.
METRO Magazine's Mary O'Regan updates her blog with Fashion Week madness. She attended shows for Charlotte Ronson, Rebecca Minkoff, Lela Rose, and Z Spoke by Zac Posen.
Local stylist/City Pages blogger Jane Belfry was at Charlotte Ronson and Erin Fetherston shows. Coco & Breezy were at the Catherine Malandrino show, and will be putting on their own show tomorrow. Former Project Runway contestant Christopher Straub was at the Project Runway finale show. Looking forward to full reports from all of them!