Like last season (and, um, just about all the things else), Fall 2021 New York Fashion Week continued to look a bit of totally different than what we’re used to. However however, this season’s collections — in no matter kind they had been offered — had been accompanied by some actually memorable hair, make-up and nail moments.
On the development entrance, hair accessories are nonetheless going sturdy, and for subsequent fall, they’re both huge and daring, steeped in nostalgia for many years previous, or some mixture of each. Sandy Liang‘s fashions wore huge, stretchy black headbands near their hairlines that appeared to mix mod ’60s vibes with a contact of ’90s grunge. The hair for Anna Sui‘s presentation additionally drew from the swinging ’60s (a favourite reference for the designer), with hairstylist Garren creating roughed-up, bouncy kinds and wrapping lots of them in triangle bandanas. Suave headpieces had been heart stage for Claudia Li, whereas each Alice & Olivia and Kim Shui‘s collections had been accented by intricate updos coated with jewelry-like adornments.
Individuality and embracing fashions’ pure hair textures continued to have a giant second, as properly, notably on the Jason Wu runway, for which hairstylist Lacy Redway — a braiding grasp who is thought for her skill to work magic on each hair sort — created an array of appears to be like together with exact cornrows and bouncy curled kinds to spotlight every mannequin’s uniqueness.
As for make-up, we had been pleasantly shocked to see daring lip appears to be like punctuating a number of collections — masks, it appears, be damned (however please, nonetheless put on yours!). Libertine, Prabal Gurung and Naeem Khan‘s fashions wore exact purple lips, whereas Jonathan Simkhai and Sandy Liang confirmed deeper, moodier oxblood shades on their fashions, providing hope for a time when maybe we can’t must cowl our mouths anymore. Thick, black eyeliner was one other recurring theme, with Alice & Olivia, Duncan, Victoria Beckham and Liang all exhibiting some iteration of it.
Within the galleries beneath, our roundup of standout magnificence appears to be like from the Fall 2021 New York runways — or look books, or digital shows, or…no matter. Click on by to see all the hair, make-up and nail concepts we’re most undoubtedly including to our inspiration boards.