While fashion capitals London, Milan, and Paris are holding their breath; New York kicks off the spring-summer 2013 fashion frenzy. On schedule in the Lincoln Center: Diane von Furstenberg, Ralph Lauren, Marc Jacobs, Tommy Hilfiger, Michael Kors and Victoria Beckham.
Katie Holmes will debute her label Holmes & Yang in collaboration with stylist Jeanne Yang on the catwalk and Betsey Johnson will make her comeback. Also, for the first time in history, Marimekko is on the NYFW schedule.
New York Fashion Week takes place untill September 13. During the fashion event in Manhattan, Benetton and Woolite will open a pop-up store in the city. NYFW is followed by London on September 14-18, Milan on September 19-25 and Paris on September 27 to October 3.
Photo: Models get ready backstage during the Whit spring 2013 presentation - AFP/Getty Images, Michael Loccisano