New York Fashion Week: Braving the Blizzard

Katie Holmes wasn't the only celeb to skip the shows due to N.Y.C.'s brutal weather – but we're impressed with stars like the Project Runway judges, Allison Williams and yes, even Dr. Ruth who didn't let a little snow stop their week of style

01 of 08

PROJECT RUNWAY JUDGES

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Celeb-loved designer Zac Posen joins the panel (from left, , Michael Kors and Nina Garcia) at the season 11 finale. And here we were thinking we had to save our puffy kaleidoscope jumpsuits for spring!

02 of 08

JAIME KING & ALLISON WILLIAMS

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No Michelle Obama, but two of Jason Wu’s other famous fans make an appearance in the front row of the designer’s über-glam show (just check out that chandelier!) P.S. We spy PEOPLE StyleWatch fashion director Kate Dimmock to the far right!

03 of 08

OLIVIA PALERMO

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We’ll never cease to be amazed by the myriad ways the socialite can wear a fur vest. Here she pairs it with a blue-and-orange sweater, an orange maxi and red-heeled booties at the Susan Woo presentation.

04 of 08

ELIZABETH OLSEN

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The youngest Olsen sister shows her support of stylist Cher Coulter at an event hosted by AG Jeans. Now, excuse us while we go test out the awesome red lips/yellow coat combo

05 of 08

KENNETH COLE SHOW

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We’d write something about this shot of dream trio Rachel Dratch, Brooke Shields and 30 Rock’s Cheyenne Jackson, but we’re too busy Photoshopping ourselves into the picture.

06 of 08

RASHIDA JONES

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Teaming up with Dannijo for a presentation at N.Y.C.’s Jane hotel, the actress picks the perfect canvas for her bold jewels (Dannijo, of course!): a very basic all-black outfit.

07 of 08

LA PERLA PARTY

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What do you think the three of them talked about at this event to celebrate the luxe lingerie line? Russell Simmons, Petra Nemcova and Dr. Ruth pose for what is definitely our favorite photo from Fashion Week so far. (Side note: Doesn’t it all look like they received completely different dress codes?)

08 of 08

HEIDI KLUM

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Also at the Kenneth Cole show, the star wears one of those things that only supermodels can truly pull off: a dotted Thomas Wylde vest with fur stripes.

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