Runway hair and makeup drew from materials like foil, rhinestones, gold leaf, fine pigments — and, of course, straight-up craft glitter.
These are the recurring hair, makeup and nail themes that captured our attention and took our breath away this season.
Zac Posen didn't show a single pair of pants in his spring 2014 collection and that's exactly how it should be. The man is a master of the statement gown.
We spent our Sunday worshipping at the church of fashion--we dragged our sorry selves out of bed really early to check out Victoria Beckham's look at the New York Public Library and lasted all the way until the evening, when we ooh'ed and ah'ed over Zac Posen's signature elegant beauty look. (Start practicing a gorgeous bordeaux lip!)
If you haven't changed your beauty look since the 90s, you're in luck--it was all over the runways for spring.
Hanging around with models and makeup artists for hours at a time is not without its learning opportunities. Here are five things we learned backstage at fashion shows this season.