The key word of the just-finished New York season was Me Too. The founder of this movement against sexual assault Tarana Burke even sat front-row at one show, Prabal Gurung. Its influence was subtle yet truly apparent.
At almost 80, Russia's most famous fashion designer Slava Zaitsev is far from finished fighting "the greyness of everyday life" with the rich colours of designs inspired by his homeland's folk costumes.
With coed shows on the rise and certain labels quitting the city, New York's provisional menswear show schedule, published by the Council of Fashion Designers of America, looks very different this season.