The seats at Fashion Week aren't on risers just so you can see the runway, because let's face it: Unless you're sitting front row, you just won't get a complete look at the outfits. The risers are there so that the industry can check out each other as well as the clothes. You know: Did Anna just scratch her nose? Is ALT in shorts again? Oh heavens, Kate Lanphear looks terribly chic today — I do admire the fortitude of her Achilles tendons. To that end, we compiled a slideshow of what some of our favorite editors wore to spring 2011 New York Fashion Week. Anna Wintour stuck to her usual uniform of nice dresses; Carine Roitfeld enjoyed her multiple pairs of over-the-knee, open-toed boots; Anna Dello Russo wore a watermelon on her head; and Kate Lanphear just looked consistently, enviously cool. See those ladies and more in the slideshow.
French Vogue's Carine Roitfeld with Purple's Olivier Zahm
Front row at Rodarte, September 14.
Around Lincoln Center, September 13.
Going to the Tommy Hilfiger show, September 12.
Around Lincoln Center, September 12.
Vogue's Anna Wintour
Anna Wintour with Serena Williams
At the Michael Kors show, September 15.
Going to a Moncler and Vogue cocktail party, September 14.
Anna Wintour with Serena Williams Again
At the Vera Wang show, September 14.
At the Donna Karan show, September 13.
At Tommy Hilfiger, and around the tents, September 12.
Anna Wintour with Naomi Campbell
On Fashion's Night Out, September 10.
Anna Wintour with Karl Lagerfeld
At a lunch for Karl, September 10.
Italian Vogue's Franca Sozzani
At Proenza Schouler, September 15.
At Rodarte, September 14.
Franca Sozzani with Letizia Moratti and Donatella!)
On Fashion's Night Out in Versace in Milan, September 9.
Vogue's Hamish Bowles
Around Lincoln Center, September 14.
Hamish Bowles with Amar'e Stoudemire
Backstage at Tommy Hilfiger, September 12.
At Diane Von Furstenberg, September 12.
Elle's Kate Lanphear
Around Lincoln Center, September 13.
Around Lincoln Center, September 9.
Japanese Vogue's Anna Dello Russo
Around Lincoln Center, September 15.
Anna Dello Russo with Carine Roitfeld
At Rodarte, September 14.
Anna Dello Russo
At Marc Jacobs, September 13.
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