the 10 best nyfw labels you've never heard of

until now.

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The element of discovery New York Fashion Week brings is endlessly inspiring. Sure, the Marc Jacobs and Alexander Wangs of the seven days pack a lot of punch, but the freshest names are what excite us the most. Presentations at Milk Made studios, Pier 59, and more highlighted names we normally wouldn’t hear about. They brought out an eclectic crowds that thrived on individuality. Their model castings were diverse and some of the clothes were both art and fashion. The following 10 designers are names you need to write down and follow, because they’re going to be shaping the way you dress years down the line. Trust us on this one.