Who to Follow on Twitter This Fashion Week

It's our guide to the best, most stylish Twitter accounts around


If you can’t make it to Fashion Week, you can always catch some of the biggest shows on YouTube — but sometimes, following along on Twitter is even more fun. Celebrities, editors, models and designers have taken to sharing all sorts of shots in recent years, from front-row favorites to backstage, behind-the-scenes pics.

So who’s going to give you the best access to the spring 2013 shows? We’ve put together our very own must-follow list. Get ready to have a very fashionable feed!

Editors, Publicists and More:
The privileged few with a front-row view

@StyleWatchMag Do we even have to explain this one? You should be following us anyway!
@MBFashionWeek The authority on everything happening at the Lincoln Center tents and beyond
@DKNY This account is run by savvy DKNY publicist Aliza Licht, who’s both hilarious and chic
@KCD The publicists behind some of the biggest names (think Marc Jacobs and Tory Burch) in fashion
@PRConsulting Another bunch of PR pros who rep labels like Versace and Vera Wang
@BPCM Staffers here handle the Rachel Zoe Collection, Lanvin and more
@AlisonBrodPR They run the Mercedes-Benz Star Lounge, where heavy-hitters take five between shows
@EHolmesWSJ The Wall Street Journal‘s fashion expert seems to be at nearly every show
@ManRepeller A fashion blogger with an insane following, great voice and eye for style

The women and men we’ll be watching for!

  • @RachelZoe: @RachelZoe She’ll “literally” be at ever show (including her own), offering fun photos and commentary
  • @BradGoreski: @BradGoreski Zoe’s former protégé gets his own front row seat these days
  • @LaurenConrad: @LaurenConrad The designer is in town to attend shows — and maybe find some inspiration
  • @WhitneyEvePort: @WhitneyEvePort She’s showing the first crowd-funded fashion show on Sept. 12
  • @TheRealOliviaP: @TheRealOliviaP The former reality star is bound to turn many heads when she arrives at the tents
  • @AshleyMGreene: @AshleyMGreene (pictured) As the face of DKNY, she’ll be at all of the Donna Karan shows — if not more
  • @VictoriaBeckham: @VictoriaBeckham Her show is always one of the most anticipated of the season

Designers, Models and Makeup Mavens
The people who can take you backstage for fun sneak peeks

@NaomiCampbell The icon joined Twitter just for NYFW — and to promote her new show, The Face
@CocoRocha The supermodel is always happy to share some pics — and her thoughts
@KarlieKloss Probably the hottest model in the fashion world right now (and she’s only 20!)
@KarolinaKurkova Set to walk for Zac Posen and run all over town, she’ll have a lot to say this season
@MACCosmetics This brand is doing makeup for an endless amount of runway shows this season
@GucciWestman The makeup artist will be backstage frequently — and we can’t wait to see her work
@MichaelKors Not only will he show his own collection, but he’ll be front-row at Project Runway, too
@Rachel_Roy The cool designer always draws a celeb-heavy crowd at her presentations
@RebeccaMinkoff She’s young, fun and will likely have a buzz-worthy front row
@Alice_Olivia Another celeb fave, this label always offers really pretty dresses and dreamy presentations
@Zac_Posen His runway shows are like works of art: dramatic and daring

Who are YOU following? Leave your suggestions in the comments!


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