Finally, on the day when New York Fashion Week officially ended, it felt like the season had just begun, with a subtly beautiful collection of fresh attitude and grandeur by Proenza Schouler, starring Ella Emhoff.
Elie Saab returned to his youth in his latest fashion statement, an haute couture collection that mused on his own pre-teen dreams of becoming a couturier, delaying the release until Tuesday, due to the Beirut lockdown.
If any fashion house has got its act together in this pandemic, it has to be Anna Sui, who unveiled another swish, upbeat collection and charming video on Tuesday morning, the halfway point of New York Fashion Week.
No one could fault the latest crop of designer showing, in New York, for effort. In a busy Monday, with almost 30 collections, their arty videos and polished ideas were a reminder of how hard people have been working.
Tadashi Shoji looked to armor-inspired metallics and embellishments for his autumn/winter 2021 designs on Sunday, presenting an array of shiny elaborate dresses on the first day of a virtual New York Fashion Week.