At New York Fashion Week Spring 2011, we were thrilled to see so many Black models on the runway — especially one of our favorites, the glorious Miss Lyndsey Scott! The gorgeous 19-year-old’s ascent to the top of the modeling world has been nothing short of a whirlwind (as legendary model agent Bethann Hardison put it, ” “No model, Black or White, in recent memory has made such an instant impact!”). During Fashion Week, we were lucky enough to have Scott keep a backstage diary for us, chronicling her behind-the-scenes adventures at shows (like Diane Von Furstenberg, left), A-list dinners and fancy fetes. Here are highlights from Scott’s ultra-glamorous week!

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