Alfred Gatlin. Harlem. Fourth NYFW. “I do the floors, bringing in deliveries.” Highlights? “I seen a lot of models, and Russell Simmons.”
Daniel Mercado. Bronx. First NYFW. WWD Hawker. “I been here every day, all day. Even in the blizzard.” “I’m like, the least fashionable of my friends. I think the 90’s were the best look ever… I’m amazed people are coming.”
Erin Dunlap. Ohio. Neuro Functional Beverage ambassador. “I’m hoping to see ore outrageous outfits!”
Jason Rivette. Upstate NY. “I’m just hanging out while my girlfriend shows her line at the Empire”.
Leslie Noblin. Houston. First NYFW. “I love it! My outfit? Comfortable and easy to fly in.”
Nathaniel Martin. TN. First NYFW. “I just came with the Met singers to check it out. Basically I’m getting to see everyone I never thought I’d see.”
Tommie Cross. NYC. Static Guard representative. His outfit? “Magnificently bold”. And no doubt static-free.
Turquoise Olezene. Delaware. The second day of her first NYFW. Highlight so far? “I got to go in the tents and get a lot of free stuff”.
As this installment of Fashion Week winds to a close, here’s one last look at some of the regular folks who make it tick, and a couple randoms thrown in for good measure.