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Sometimes, during NYFW, it can feel like it's every well-clad man for himself. But, you have more friends in the couture crowd than you think. We're calling out the fashion tribes that
share a car roll together from show to show. Or, at least look really good in a group street-style photo.
So, what exactly unites these editors, stylists, photographers, and bloggers? It can be anything from their profession to their preferred style of dress. They've emerged from the hoopla, the flashbulbs, and the hashtags as kings and queens of the Fashion Week courts. And, during the days and nights of runways and after-parties, they wear their tribe colors with pride.
Consider this an anthropological study complete with statement earrings and clutches. Ahead, our illustrated, annotated guide to the gangs of New York...Fashion Week. Only one question remains: Which will you pledge?
Illustrated by Brittnee Cann
If you were given three wishes, you'd use one on a fanciful wardrobe filled with the latest designer clothes, right? Unfortunately, if you don't have a seriously good genie up your sleeve — or maybe a relative by the name of Winfrey — that probably won't happen. Your closet is likely more Topshop and Zara than Chanel read