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9 Must-See Black Girl Moments From Day 1 of NYFW

From backstage to the runway and front rows, these beauties are undoubtedly leaving their mark on the Spring/Summer 2018 season! 

Gabrielle Union Celebrates Her New York & Company Collaboration

Ilya S. Savenok
By Nikki Brown · September 7, 2017

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Model and influencer Khoudia Diop, affectionately known as "Melanin Goddess" linked up with Lupita Nyong'o for this stunning photo at Lancôme's NYFW dinner. 


Ciara looked runway ready in all black everything before sitting front row at the Tom Ford Spring/Summer 2018 show. 


The TV host and actress stepped out with son Kiyan Anthony and other guests to celebrate the launch of her new "Lala Anthony Collection" at Lord & Taylor. 

Michael Loccisano

Celebrities flocked to Tom Ford's highly anticipated show, where 21-year-old model Binx Walton had the honor of opening and closing the high profile runway. 

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This epic jumpsuit, spotted on the Greta Constantine, sent our timelines into a frenzy and as you can see, it looks amazing when draped over melanin. 

Ben Gabbe

Brandice Daniel and her team celebrated a decade of providing designer of colors with a platform by honoring a new set of talent, including Kimberly Goldson (above). 

Slaven Vlasic

The legendary makeup artist and CFDA Award winner assembled her celebrity friends (Tracee Ellis Ross, Teyana Taylor and more) for what she dubbed the "Mothership Ball." 

Andrew Toth

It was a big day for the Being Mary Jane star, who finally launched (and celebrated) her highly anticipated New York & Company collection. 

Ilya S. Savenok

The reality star turned mogul, who is reportedly expecting a third child (via surrogate) with Kanye West, attended the high profile show in a curve-hugging dress by Laquan Smith. 

Gary Gershoff