How Jason Wu Is Getting ready for a New York Vogue Week Like No Different Amid Coronavirus
New York Vogue Week goes to hit a bit in a different way this season.
Whereas the biannual occasion remains to be set to get underway within the Huge Apple starting on Sunday, Sept. 13, it will be every week like none different because of the continued coronavirus pandemic. With strict security measures put in place by Gov. Andrew Cuomo to make sure correct social distancing, the designers and types that can present in the course of the truncated week are being pressured to get inventive to maintain the spirit of NYFW alive amid all of the modifications.
To that finish, the Council of Vogue Designers of America, who co-produce the occasion alongside IGM, have been arduous at work creating a brand new and immersive approach for designers to get their collections seen. “To handle the issues of the style business, we created the revolutionary RUNWAY360 digital platform which permits manufacturers the pliability to indicate their collections in a wide range of codecs and at a time that works for them,” their web site reads, “and engages home and worldwide press, shoppers, and retailers, most of which aren’t presently in a position to journey to New York.”
How completely different will it’s this 12 months? For starters, occasions held outdoor could have a cap of 50 folks, whereas indoor occasions have to be held at both 50 p.c capability or with no spectators in any respect. So these photographs of A-listers cozying up to Anna Wintour within the entrance row, hoping to get her to crack a smile? A factor of the previous—although, hopefully, solely quickly.