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New York City has a surprising ability to spring back to normal after the hubbub of Fashion Week. Lincoln Center is no longer filled with tall, strangely dressed creatures — they've all gone to London. No fashion editors walk through through the streets, zombie-like, at 6 a.m., while trying to pull themselves together for work after a long night of "party coverage." And, for the most part, people are back to wearing flats.
Here in R29-land, we're hungrily awaiting uploads from the European shows. But we're still reeling over some of our favorite moments, on the runway and off, from NYFW. Our special Pinterest correspondent Bonnie Tsang put together a little photo diary for us to commemorate a great week. If a tear comes to your eye, don't worry: You're not being ridiculous. You're just still in recovery from the sleeplessness of it all.
Our noses are redder than a Louboutin sole, and we haven't felt our toes since October. Yep, it’s cold here in NYC. But, in Wisconsin, for example (where this editor's mother lives), it's even worse. (Meanwhile, his brother in L.A. thinks his 65-degree day is nippy.)
Winter weather may be complicated, but our read
Try as it might, a temperature drop does not always get in the way of those who love a short hem. Yes, we're opposed to frostbitten legs, but we’ve become really good at layering warm tights and tossing on high boots to help fight the chill. Because, nobody should have to give up skirts just because it's winter. read