Fashion month takes over social media and fashion fanatics lives from 1st February in New York City, to London, Milan and ending in Paris on the 9th March 2016. You can anticipate extravagant styles, over-the-top collections, innovative marketing and excitement from designers across the globe.
You can always count on DKNY to make a statement and with Burberry live streaming its collection, it will no doubt cause a buzz, plus the availability to purchase items after the show will be something to look forward to. AW16 collections for both menswear and womenswear are already taking the runway by storm and currently as the largest social media platform, Instagram is the first to show what’s hot!
We’re here to recommend five must-follow Instagram accounts for the best post on fashion, food, beauty, street style and city updates throughout fashion month.
If you’re only going to follow one Instagram account throughout fashion week it must be @fashion_week! You’ll see official updates and backstage snaps from all fashion week locations with unique access to posts no one else gets.
Eva Chen is a new mum, yet she’s travelling the international fashion week circuit regularly posting videos from a number of shows.
If you’re wanting street style inspiration, Acielle delivers the best fashions straight off the streets. When you’re looking for day-to-day current outfits, she posts a variety of looks, products and locations which will always leave you yearning for more.
Editor of ‘The Cut’ magazine, Stella Bugbee, always posts the latest industry action from behind the scenes. With multiple catwalk collections showcasing creatively over-the-top outfits you’ll see designers including Calvin Klein and Marc Jacobs.
Follow this Australian blogger and photographer, recently seen on the cover of Lucky Girl magazine, for a variety of photos which will mix up your newsfeed. From selfies, outfits choices, street style, runway and other bits of fun, she’s great for a variety of inspiration!
By Harriet Thoy
Final Year Fashion Management student who spent her placement year at Li & Fung in New York City
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