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! 

Nikki Brown Sep, 07, 2017

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1 of 9 @melaniin.goddess/Instagram

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. 

2 of 9 @ciara/Instagram

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

3 of 9 Michael Loccisano

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. 

4 of 9 Getty Images

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. 

5 of 9 Ben Gabbe

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. 

6 of 9 Slaven Vlasic

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). 

7 of 9 Andrew Toth

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." 

8 of 9 Ilya S. Savenok

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

9 of 9 Gary Gershoff

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.