THE KICK OFF FOR NEW YORK FASHION WEEK WAS UNDER THE BANNER OF "FASHION FOR CHARITY". THE ELITE OF THE BUSINESS AND A-LIST CELEBRITIES CAME TOGETHER TO RAISE MONEY FOR AMFAR'S AIDS RESEARCH PROGRAMS. BESIDES THE GOOD CAUSE THE BLACK-TIE EVENT WAS ALSO AN OCCASION TO WALK DOWN THE RED CARPET IN DARK SUITS AND GLAMOROUS GOWNS.
Valentino, Oscar de la Renta, Elie Saab, Zac Posen - the exquisite experts for evening dresses were all present in the form of endlessly beautiful gowns. Loads of delicate silk, tender lace and elaborate embellishments provided the event with an illustrious flair suited to the elegant candle light ambiance.
The distinguished guests to the sold-out gala were among others Brooke Shields, Jessica Stam, Ivanka Trump and Karlie Kloss. Watch the gallery to get inspired by the most outstanding looks of the evening. If you prefer the lady in red, Kendall Jenner, or Iman in a sportive pantsuit by Balmain, is totally up to you.