These Are the Celebs Sitting Front Row at New York Fashion Week

Year after year, New York Fashion Week attracts industry newcomers, fashion bloggers, athletes, style icons and movie stars — and 2016 has been no exception.

Coach 1941’s spring ’17 show on Sept. 13 brought in actresses Millie Bobbie Brown and Winona Ryder from TV fans’ newest obsession, “Stranger Things.” More front-row attendees at Coach included actresses Riley Keough, Chloe Grace Moretz and Emma Roberts.


Lady Gaga was seen at former stylist Brandon Maxwell’s runway show. The “Perfect Illusion” singer posed with model Naomi Campbell as she sported a major pair of lace-up sky-high platforms.

Lady Gaga Brandon Maxwell Pleaser Shoes
Lady Gaga leaves Brandon Maxwell’s show wearing Pleaser Shoes 10-inch platforms.
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With Kanye West’s Yeezy Season 4 spectacle and Tom Ford’s extravaganza kicking off fashion week, a who’s who of celebrities has been spotted sitting front row at this season’s hottest shows.

Kylie Jenner has attracted much attention at NYFW this year. The social media star made appearances at the Yeezy show, sitting front row with sisters Kendall Jenner and Kim Kardashian West. Over the weekend, she was seen through the swarm of photographers at Alexander Wang’s spring ’17 runway show. There, she was joined by boyfriend Tyga and Nicki Minaj. Other attendees who caused a frenzy at the Alexander Wang event included Madonna, Pamela Anderson and Zoë Kravitz.

New York Fashion Week Front Row
Nicki Minaj, Tyga and Kylie Jenner.
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Taylor Swift was on hand at the Tommy Hilfiger spring ’17 show to support friend Gigi Hadid, who walked the runway and debuted her capsule collection with the designer. The “Bad Blood” singer made her own statement sitting on the sidelines, wearing Stuart Weitzman’s bordeaux-colored velvet Allegs boots.

Martha Hunt, Yolanda Hadid, Anwar Hadid, Kris Jenner, Lewis Hamilton, will.i.am and Olivia Culpo were among the other celebs sitting in the front row.

New York Fashion Week Front Row
Yolanda Hadid, Anwar Hadid, Taylor Swift, Martha Hunt and Lewis Hamilton.
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Front-row regulars seen throughout the week included Anna Wintour at Victoria Beckham’s spring ’17 show, Alexa Chung at Adam Selman and Olivia Palermo at Prabal Gurung’s spring ’17 show.

Cushnie et Ochs also attracted a strong front-row showing with Sophia Bush, Olivia Culpo and Jamie Chung.

New York Fashion Week Front Row
Left to right: Jessica Lowndes, Lais Ribeiro, Hailey Clauson, Jamie Chung, Sophia Bush, Olivia Culpo, Danielle Snyder and Cara Santana.
CREDIT: REX Shutterstock.

Click through the gallery to see all the celebs sitting front row at NYFW.

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