#NYFW Street Style!

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Without a doubt, one of our favorite parts of New York Fashion Week is getting to see the most AMAZING street style!  From the models who perfectly embody normcore to those that are downright show stopping and everything in between, check back here all week for street style updates thanks to the one and only ModelsJam! Read the rest of this entry »

Modelinia AM Reads: Jourdan Dunn Reveals Her Online Obsessions and Must-Have Beauty Products

Burberry have launched on LINE, the social media and free messaging app that is taking Japan by storm. To celebrate, the team at Burberry have created a cartoon featuring some of their London Fashion Week faves including Cara Delevingne, Anna Wintour, Mario Testino and of course, Christopher Bailey. ~ Grazia UK 

Fashion’s lack of diversity is not news to anyone these days—the issue has been addressed countless times to little effect.  But, thanks to a recent article in The New York Times, the sad reality is being put blast once again, this time with actual statistics to back it up.  Among the more alarming facts is that of the 260 designers who will show at New York Fashion Week, there are only three “with any global reach” who are African-American: Tracy Reese, Public School and Hood by Air.  Needless to say, we need change, and fast! ~ New York Times

Naomi Campbell showed her friends and fans how a supermodel walks the runway as she presented her latest Fashion For Relief fashion show in London on Thursday night.  The British icon – who organized the show to raise awareness and money to fight the spread of Ebola - was joined by fellow model Jourdan Dunn as well as television personalities, singers, actresses and just a few surprises. See who walked in the show, here. ~ Vogue UK

Fur was everywhere at Ralph Lauren’s fall 2015 show Thursday, accompanying everything from outerwear to evening gowns. But as it turns out, it wasn’t fur at all. According to the collection’s show notes, all of the fur-like pieces featured in the collection were actually constructed of shearling. Commendable, not to mention impressive from a design perspective (we were certainly fooled!). ~ Fashionista

If you’ve ever pondered over what your favorite runway models and masterpieces would look like in art-form, then this should make your day.  Diary Sketches founder and Illustrator Laura Kay recently shared a few amazing freehand illustrations she’s conjured up over the last few days at New York Fashion Week. Relive the runway magic here. ~ WhoWhatWear

Before she jet off for her hometown of London, Jourdan Dunn sat down with Modelinia to talk all things fashion and beauty.  Here, we reveal our exclusive interview with the Maybelline model in which, she lets us in on her online obsessions, dream selfie partner and the beauty products she can’t travel without.  Get the scoop here! ~ Modelinia

The Top 5 Things to Know About NYFW Day 8

And that’s a wrap!  The New York leg of fashion month has come to a close, rounding out eight full days of non-stop fashion and model fun! But don’t be sad, because the day is not over yet!  From big runway shows like Ralph Lauren to Calvin Klein, to a ’90s supermodel comeback at Marc Jacobs, here are the top 5 things to know about Day 8 of New York Fashion Week:

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#NYFW Day 8 Twitpics

And that’s a wrap for New York Fashion Week! Over the past week we’ve enjoyed bringing you our picks of the best social media snaps from on and off the runways, and so to close out yet another successful #NYFW, take a look to see everything from Naomi Campbell‘s epic #TBT from last week’s Fashion for Relief Fashion Show to Karlie Kloss getting back into her workout routine!

See the full slideshow on modelinia.com

Behind-the-Scenes of Victoria’s Secret’s First-Ever Swim Special in Puerto Rico

It’s been a big couple of months for the Victoria’s Secret Angels.  Back in November, they traveled across the pond (on their own private jumbo jet, no less) to stage the brand’s first-ever London Fashion Show, and more recently, appeared in their first prime-time Super Bowl commercial for the brand in over six years.   Now, in a continuation of their quest to take over the world, the Angels are gearing up for Victoria’s Secret’s first Swim TV special— the exclusive behind-the-scenes look at which we’ve got here for you today!

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Model Confidential: Gigi Hadid’s Earliest Fashion Memory

It wouldn’t be New York Fashion Week without Model Confidentials! All week long, we’ll be making the rounds backstage at some of New York’s most talked-about shows, catching up with a number of our favorite catwalkers. Check back every day for exclusive model interviews in which we’ll be asking the girls about their beauty secrets, fashion must-haves, social media tips and MORE!

Today’s Model Confidential is with quintessential it-girl Gigi Hadid.  We sat down with Gigi backstage before Jeremy Scott where she filled us in on her browser history, the last time she experienced FOMO and more! Read the full interview below: Read the rest of this entry »

LIVE Updates From New York Fashion Week: Day 8

It’s that time of the year again— and there’s so much more to keep an eye on than just the shows! From backstage photos and beauty tutorials to street style sightings and candid Instagram moments, we’re bringing you everything you need to know from New York Fashion Week as it happens! Check back her throughout the day for the Modelinia editors’ live NYFW journal featuring all of the best model snippets from the day. And be sure to follow us on Instagram and Twitter for more can’t miss moments and sightings!

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Party Pics: Lily Aldridge, Poppy Delevingne and More Celebrate NYFW Day 7

It’s been exactly one week since the start of New York Fashion Week and lo’ and behold, the party scene is still going strong — the proof of which we saw throughout the city on Wednesday night.

For starters, there was the Miranda Eyewear Collection launch party, hosted by Michael Kors at the famed designer’s SoHo flagship store.  Much like the front row at Kors’ fall 2015 show earlier that day, the event drew a number of famous faces including actresses Kate Hudson and Allison Williams and models Lily Aldridge, Poppy Delevingne, Jessica Hart and Ming Xi.  Despite the blistering temperatures outside, the models couldn’t help but show off their spring style. Lily for one, paired her thigh-high black suede boots with a body-clinging stripped shift dress, while Poppy glowed in an ornate flower-patterned frock.

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