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Depending on who you ask, Fashion Week can be seen as a competition—who gets priority seating, who makes it to the bar fastest, who spots the first model falling on the runway... But if those are races, than the biggest event of them all is who makes the biggest impact, style-wise. Luckily, the ladies who are constantly in the lenses of the best
photographers' cameras were wiling to divulge their secrets to success (even if that means ditching your winter tights in the name of style!). From secret weapons to combination strategies, here's what Fashion Week's biggest style stars have to say about playing the game right.
Photos by Mark Iantosca