the best of new york fashion week
how to get inspired by the coolest looks fresh off the runway.
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photo by getty imagesThere isn’t too much that can get me excited about winter, but leave it to the Proenza guys to make the coolest outerwear imaginable--not to mention, somehow linking it to a cool girl surf theme. Cocoon coats covered in jacquard, stamped with contrasting patterns and motifs are guaranteed to make next February that much more bearable. The tough part will be waiting almost a year to get my hands on one... -- LIZA DARWIN
photo by getty imagesAll I want in life is a big fuzzy coat and some comfy shoes to walk in. And Francisco Costa read my mind with his fall ’14 collection for Calvin Klein. Made up primarily of knitwear, the line was not your typical take on textures. Instead Costa injected his signature archetecturalism and a little bit of grunge to create truly beautiful--and 100-percent wearable--items. -- STEFF YOTKA
photo by getty imagesFact: New York is the greatest city in the world. And the DKNY show captured everything that makes it awesome, from the ability to dream big to the cast of characters that populate its streets. -- SY
photo by getty imagesIf Charles Dickens wrote a screenplay for a female BMX movie, the main cast would be costumed in MBMJ’s (formerly Marc by Marc Jacobs) fall ’14 line. A little bit punk, a little bit prairie, the collection melded all of Katie Hillier and Luella Bartley’s references into a group of street style worthy pieces. Totally rad. -- SY