Fashion’s hottest came together for an epic photo while supporting sickle cell awareness at the Cell for Gratitude event. Cara Delevingne posed alongside Rihanna, Naomi Campbell, Alek Wek, Jourdan Dunn and Karlie Kloss saying, “Here come the girls @karliekloss @officialjdunn @therealalekwek #Rihanna @iamnaomicampbell @cellforgratitude #cellforgratitude #sicklecellawareness #SCDAA”
The latest from the sisters behind William Okpo is just as eclectic as ever (and we love it). “William Okpo Academy SS15 #williamokpo.”
Naomi Campbell and Rihanna got together for some pretty pictures after the Versace show. “#versus @rihanna loved the show love and adore you @versaceofficial #donnatella @allegrabeckversace #family.”
“#NYFW BackStage Chronicles … Now for those who know me well, know that I could not leave with out trying on the Lids! #donnakaran #yahoostylelive.”
Stylist Shala Monroque caught designer Azede Jean-Pierre mid giggle for this fun fashion week pic. “Crunch time with @azedejeanpierre getting ready for her show tomorrow.”
Model Liya Kebede shared her favorite looks from the Versace show. “Behind the scene @versus_versace @anthony_vaccarello show last night #NYFW@lemlemnyc @lkfound.”
Model Ajak Deng shared this backstage shot mid-makeup. “Thank you @marisolmakeup.”
Model Cindy Bruna sent some love to fans admist backstage madness saying, “Kisses from @herveleger backstage with @sharamdiniz and @gracemahary ️ #NYfashionweek”
Our very own beauty and hair editor got to share what she does best. “Sharing laughs (and beauty tips) with @juneambrose + @celia.smith #nyfw #essencenyfw #thefashionedit.”
Angela Simmons and Skylar Diggins took a front row selfie at #NYFW.
ESSENCE magazine’s beauty and style director, Pamela Edwards Christiani, is “loving the cute clutches @katespadeny #nyfw #essencenyfw #katespade.”
Model Lais Ribero showed her skills on the runway. “Our golden statue. The ultimate Cleopatra #nyfw #cushnieetochs #cleopatra #lais @made @milkstudios @laisribero.”
Hannah Bronfman looked fierce as she stood pretty at a fashion week fete. “Congrats @dylanex your neck ware game is so tight,” she wrote on her Instagram.
Designer Azede Jean Pierre shared this shot while prepping for her show. “Busy bees, our hair and Make-Up leads @romerojennings & @naeemahlafond at today’s hair test. #TopSecret #NYFW #TeamAJP @maccosmetics @love_amika we love our partners! Can’t wait to share the final product with everyone!”
ESSENCE.com’s hair and beauty editor, Deena Campbell, got behind the scenes at the Carmen Marc Valvo show. “Oh, just watching the master, @tedgibsonbeauty, work his magic backstage at the Carmen Marc Valvo show. Yea, I’m secretly wishing he could style my hair too. #essencenyfw #nyfw.”
ESSENCE Beauty editor Nykia Spradley and her #nyfw buddie enjoy the Rebecca Minkoff show. “Had to take a 3-D selfie with @loniventi during @RebeccaMinkoff’s show. Clearly I got the 3-D memo with my outfit choice today.”
Actress Naomie Harris had a ball as she shopped the new Altuzarra for Target line.
Model friends Melodie Monrose and Lais Ribeiro pose at the Nars Cosmetics 20 year anniversary celebration.
“Backstage Ready @keegansingh @carlycushnie @made @milkstudios @maybelline @louboutinworld @cushnieetochs #madeyoulook #mnyfw #cfdanyfw #nyfw #spring15.”
Model and dancer Damaris Lewis was all smiles as she posed for a mini-reunion with America’s Next Top Model star Alexander J. and designer Jerome Lamaar.
Kimberly J. Chandler capped off the second day of fashion week wearing a Band of Outsiders ensemble as she posed for a effortly chic photo.
Spradley shared looks from her favorite show. “Fave show every season @KateSpadeNY#ESSENCENYFW ##nyfw #behindthecurtain.”
Model Marihenny Pasible and friends pose backstage during New York Fashion Week.
Darlene and Lizzy Okpo are busy casting for their newest WilliamOkpo collection but that didn’t stop them from taking a quick beauty break. “On down time we play with @covergirl lipsticks,” they posted on Instagram.
Angela Simmons and stylist Kanayo Ebi posed after The Big Park NYFW presentation. Simmons even wore a piece from the collection.
Ambrose takes a stroll with Mr. Jay Manuel. “#jayandjune #nyfw #stylephile @mrjaymanuel Gucci & Burberry Satchel, I’m rocking a @sunony frock & #junebyjuneambrose Leather head scarf, & Edna frames available @selimaoptique.”
Melodie Monrose showed off her fresh Fashion week mani. “It was a pleasure to be a part of the @essiepolish X @luckymagazinethank you @evachen212 . Wearing take it outside. #luckymagazine #septemberissue #essie #NYFW”