The first week of September in New York City: the air feels cooler, tourists retreat, Starbucks releases pumpkin spice, and my most favorite, Mercedes Benz Fashion Week. For 8 days Lincoln Center is home to fashion industry heavy hitters as they gather to watch presentations by the most acclaimed designers for the Spring 2013 season.
Fashion Week is an event I dream of attending, and until I become one of those fashion industry hard hitters I will follow from the sidelines. In recent years social media made following events of New York Fashion Week in real time a reality. Even the official Mercedes Benz Fashion Week site features a section called “Social” hosting Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram feeds for those looking to catch insider action. Continue reading