Opening the week was Nicholas K, with their modern edgy pieces for both men and women. The designer displayed pieces that looked comfortable while still appearing extremely cutting edge. Watch the show here to see the full line as well as access all the shows that took place during yesterdays opening festivities. Opening day also included BCBGMAXAZRIA with luxurious furs, Richard Chai with simple trenches, Mark and Estel with a dramatic flair for fashion, and Tadashi Shoji with their gorgeous gowns, just to name a few.

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About Mercedes Benz New York Fashion Week:
Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week is New York City’s single largest media event, taking place twice a year (February & September) at Lincoln Center, one of the most well-known arts and cultural institutions in the world. The event provides top designers an international platform to showcase their collections to more than 100,000 industry insiders from around the world, including buyers, editors, retailers, celebrities, VIPs, and more. With more than 80 designers shows over 8 days, it is known as the premier event worldwide where style, beauty, supermodels, and celebrities come together to celebrate the best in fashion.