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Rita Ora, Hailee Steinfeld, and Zendaya at New York Fashion Week.
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As you may have concluded from our coverage over the weekend, New York Fashion Week marched along on Saturday and Sunday. It's Fashion Week, as in seven days, and not just the work week of regular ol' Joes. There were a ton of shows over the weekend, including DKNY, Christian Siriano, and Diane von Furstenberg, so celeb sightings were at an all-time high.

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Happy Sunday, y'all! As you may have heard, Jarvis Derrell, a.k.a. the brains behind #shehashadit, is breaking down New York Fashion Week street style for us, and OMG, today was a doozy. As usual, Jarvis breaks down some choice looks for us and teaches us hashtags that we'll be incorporating into our daily lingo/tweets ASAP, so check out his latest dispatch masterpiece below!

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Michelle Harper at New York Fashion Week.
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Whhhhhhheeeeewwwwww YAAAAASSSSSSSSSS Kweeen YAAAAAASSSSSSSS!!! Serving all kinds of miraculous East Village REALNESS, and I am living for it!!! Momma always said, "You can't spell 'Put a ring on it' without 'exposed nipples,'" amen! That's how she met my Dad on JDate, back when it was a classifieds section in the newspaper! This Kween refuses to be upstaged by Sister Cyrus' latest photo spread, and NYC street photographers are all the better because of it!! SERVE!!! #eastvillage #experimentalfabrics #freeflushotsinalphabetcity #thankgod #letitgo #thecoldneverbotheredmeanyway #butlonghairdoes #ihadthatsamehaircutinfourthgrade #futuristicnaughtybettyrubblehybrid #realness #bringithomewithgrammysnecklace #ilove #brave #shehashadit

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Angel Haze, Chelsea Leyland, and A$AP Illz walk the DKNY Fall 2014 New York Fashion Week runway.
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In celebration of her 25th anniversary DKNY show, Donna Karan sent a diverse lineup of models down her New York Fashion Week runway. Rather than pulling strictly from modeling agencies, Karan cast a wide net across New York City, enlisting a band of New Yorkers to premiere her Fall 2014 collection. The DKNY roster included NY-based fashion veterans like Angel Haze, who moved to Brooklyn when she was just 16 and was the face of Mark McNairy's lookbook last year; Chelsea Leyland, a Big Apple transplant from across the pond with experience fronting Cole Haan's Fall 2012 campaign; and A$AP Mob's very own A$AP Illz, repping for Harlem (you might remember him from 2013's Pyrex Vision debut).

Many outlets and individuals were elated that this DKNY show featured "real people" among the models. This is a little problematic, because I'm pretty sure models are real people (unless they've been holograms or sentient robots this whole time and I just haven't paid enough attention), even if the physique typical of high-fashion runway models doesn't reflect the majority of current living humans. But also, since all of these people walked this runway to showcase clothes, that qualifies them as models, at least for this purpose—an idea supported by snaps of the program which seemed to ignore the model title altogether, listing even career models on the roster like Devan Mayfield Nykole and Masha Korchagina by different distinctions: "artist (painter)/health practitioner" and "actress/biologist," respectively.

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Oh, hello. You thought because it's Saturday that Fashion Week would stop? Nope! #FASHUN never sleeps, especially not during #NYFW. Which is great news, because we have another day with Jarvis Derrell of #shehashadit breaking down Fashion Week street style for us. If you missed his Day One post, you can check it out here—otherwise, enjoy Day Two below!

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Elshane at New York Fashion Week.
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Yaaaaaasssss Kween Yaaaaassss!!! Guuuurrrrlll, there is nothing I love more, than a Party Rock Kween in motion, Okaaayyy!!! Yaaassss, I am Living for everything about this golden color palette, and the fact that the Lordt put it on her heart to shake things up a bit with some light bright blue sunglasses!!!! Heyyy Glory!!! I mean, if that's what all the kids are wearing these days, FINE, live yo life Kween! Me, personally, I would just be happy with a sensible pair of black Chinatown Fay-Bans, three for $5, okaayyy!!! No UV protection or anything, and a small chance I may get pink eye, but hey, it gets the job done!!! Praise the Lordt, it's called budget THRIVING !!! Hey-Hey, the Lordt also gave her Mount Everest in the background, to climb, and pose in front of, showcasing the sensible yet decadent hair stylings of my ex-boyfriend's third baby cousin Qaundrell'Shh-Rell (it's French....like the fries)!!!! Kiesha!!! I'm OBSESSED!!! #kweensinmotion #hikingforthesavior #shehashadit #ke$haworethissameoutfittomycousinsbarmitzvah #thejccjustwasntready #oops #timberrrr #cheetahboots #stillathing #nogrip #ihopeshedoesntslip #yaaasssstothatcoat #hair #obsessed #harlemononeside #upperwestontheother #reignkweenreign #pissedoffface #threepointsforslytherin #amen

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Lo Bosworth, Siva Kaneswaran, and Taylor Schilling and New York Fashion Week.
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How's everyone feeling after Day Two of New York Fashion Week? Are you warmed up and ready for more? Or are you totally burnt out already? Even if you're not trekking from one show to another, keeping up with all the trends and shows can be exhausting. I feel like I ran a marathon and all I've done is look at pictures of celebrities at Fashion Week today. I can't imagine how they feel, especially since they don't look tired, like, at all.

Last night was the launch party for the Peter Pilotto x Target collab that everyone has been eagerly awaiting. Our girl Lo Bosworth went simple in head-to-toe black, while Taylor Schilling wore possibly the cutest outfit I've ever seen. Her multicolored floral dress is totally springy and totally making me want to move to a warmer climate ASAP. As for men, Siva Kaneswaran hit up the Nautica show appropriately dressed in a sweater and scarf.

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AlunaGeorge performs at Rebecca Minkoff.
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In case this whole clothing-and-accessories empire "thing" doesn't work out, Rebecca Minkoff clearly has a knack for soundtracking shows with stylish performers. Last year, Minkoff recruited Janelle Monae, who did menswear proud with a black-and-white, suspender-strapped look, to sing a few songs while the models walked. This year, the designer chose AlunaGeorge to rock her runway, and they did not disappoint—sound-wise OR sartorially.

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Good news, everyone! It's Fashion Week again, and that means two things for us at MTV Style: street style and Jarvis Derrell. Last NYFW, we had Jarvis break down his fave street style looks the #shehashadit way, and we're bringing him back to do it again. I mean, how could we not? We pick up all our best hashtags from Jarvis, and after reading his posts, you too will be #EDUCATED. Below is his Day One dispatch, check back all week for more!

Yaaaaaaaassssss, Kiesha, yaaaaaaasssss!!!! Guuuurrrrlll, YUUUPPP, it's that's time again!!! You know it's New York Fashion Week, when you see all the nice quiet white girls with blogs go put on everything in their closets, take the 2/3 train down to Lincoln Center, and do everything possible to pretend to be surprised by a sensible swarm of photographers taking their photos!!!! YAAAASSSS, I'm obsessed!!!! Sooo excited for a full week of street fashion and the epic poses they go hand and hand with!!! Here are a few of my favorites!

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Chiara Ferragni at New York Fashion Week.
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The full frontal "my body is a canvas, therefore my eyes are dead" straightforward glance into oblivion, and the crown jewel of poses, the "broken baby-doll, heavy clutch, hard life, where am I" pose!!!!! EKKKKK, Kiesha, I'm just so excited gurl!!! #shesabouttohaveit #putonyourbestlisafrank #runtolincolncenter #illbethere #livingforallofit #nojudgement #justlove #haha #sorta #namaste

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Lorde at the Grammys and models from Creatures of Comfort and Adam Selman's NYFW runway shows.
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When Lorde hit the stage at this year's Grammy Awards, instead of grabbing our attention with a glittery thong or an elaborate set, the 17-year-old New Zealand export appealed to our digital tastes with her dark, dripping, dip-dyed finger art. We'd spotted similar styles on Michele Lamy, the eclectic wife, muse, and creative mind behind Rick Owens, and at Mara Hoffman's F/W 2011 presentation, but now it seems like this alternative form of nail art is turning into a full-blown trend.

It's only the second day of New York Fashion Week, but we've already caught painted fingers on the runways of designers like Creatures of Comfort and Adam Selman. CofC mirrored Lorde's Grammy nails by bronzing their models' fingers from tip to joint. Selman went with a cleaner, more graphic style, adding tattooed black bands on all five fingers, like a string of permanent midi-rings. But, lest you be deceived (and as is usually the case with almost any trend), in fashion, everything old is new again—and finger art is no exception.

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New York Fashion Week's hottest show is VFiles Made Fashion. This show has everything: orange hunting motif, neoprene perfecto jackets, Furby stoles, the entirety of Been Trill, and a human subwoofer. What's a human subwoofer? It's that thing when the DJ (Mess Kid) plays the bass of his runway soundtrack (which included an ill "Survivor" remix, BTW) so loud that you feel it reverberating in your teeth and jowls and your face amplifies the sound for everyone around you.

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In all seriousness, this year's VFiles NYFW show (the second VFiles Made Fashion show ever) showed a little something for every flavor of fashion-lover—sporty, minimalist, glam goth. That is, so long as your taste lies somewhere on the spectrum from club kid to inexplicably avant garde (what has two thumbs, AMIRITE???).

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Looks from the ASSK Fall/Winter 2014 collection shown at the VFiles Made Fashion New York Fashion Week show.
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The first of the night's three collections was ASSK, a Parisian (by way of Australia) duo who the night's program describes as having met "by chance at a [New Year's Eve] party." Ooh, ~mysterious~. The ASSK aesthetic is meant to blend one designer's familiarity with luxury design with the other's fash-boner for #SPORTS. A pretty accurate assessment of what was shown; the end result really is the perfect marriage of both elements. This Fall/Winter 2014 collection takes the neon orange and forest prints of classic hunting gear and reimagines them on very rich-looking, coordinated streetwear separates. Also of significant note from the collection: metallic snapback capes and water-bottle holsters.

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Coco Rocha, AnnaSophia Robb, Colton Haynes

Coco Rocha, AnnaSophia Robb, and Colton Haynes at New York Fashion Week Fall 2014.
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Whoa, whoa, whoa. Can you believe it's time for New York Fashion Week again? And for next fall's clothes? Liiike, it's pretty hard to imagine that in a few months we won't feel the need to cover every inch of our skin for fear of frostbite, but I guess we gotta believe it. I mean, the designs heading down the runway today seem to hint that warmth will visit us again, so we'll trust in them. Fashion has never misled us before, right?

Besides the actual runway looks, though, one of the best parts of any Fashion Week is peeping the celebs who flock to sit front row and cavort with other famous faces. We're not even a full day in and we've already spotted a few of our faves like Coco Rocha, AnnaSophia Robb, and Colton Haynes. AnnaSophia bared the cold in a crop top and a skirt for the Houghton show, while Coco and Colton layered pants, long-sleeve shirts, and jackets for the BCBG Max Azria and Richard Chai shows.

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