Behind the Scenes at New York Fashion Week

Our photographer Kathryn Wirsing gives us an exclusive glimpse of what goes on before the completed collections come down the runways.

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"Kathryn Wirsing"
Our photographer Kathryn Wirsing gives us an exclusive glimpse of what goes on before the completed collections come down the runways.
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Through the Looking Glass
Hanne Gaby Odiele backstage at J. Mendel.
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Lip Service
Makeup artists study their handiwork backstage at Reem Acra.
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Camera Unready
A photographer snaps away as Mirte Maas gets ready at J. Mendel.
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Before the Storm
Maud Welzen takes a brief moment of calm before the show begins at J. Mendel.
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Fringe Benefits
Hairstylists work with yards upon yards of extensions while one model clicks away on her iPhone.
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Options
Sara Blomqvist with her clothing rack of looks backstage at J. Mendel.
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Full Coverage
By the time the stylists finished, this model's hair was perfectly sideswept in time for the Charlotte Ronson presentation.
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Glare
The spotlight is set.
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To the Point
Fishnets and classic pumps take a stand at Reem Acra.
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Full Coverage
Retro sunnies and houndstooth at Reem Acra.
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Racked
Lady-like frocks, along with images of the look, separated for each model.
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Love
Models blow air kisses from red pouts backstage.
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Embellish
A sneak peek at just one of the gorgeous black-and-white gowns before it makes its way down the runway at Reem Acra.
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Peep Show
One of the finale gowns at Reem Acra before it hits the runway.
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Finale
The backstage crew watched it all unfold on screen.
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Room For Seconds
A model's casual exit before she's about to change into a second look backstage at ICB Prabal Gurung.
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Ladies in Waiting
Silhouettes at the Katie Gallagher show.
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Show Stopper
One of an army, Hanne Gaby Odiele works the runway at Prabal Gurung.
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