September 7-15, 2011 -- Spring/Summer Fashion Week kicked-off in style with various houses expertly mixing high style and street chic, hosting parties with performances by some of the hottest bands.Milk Studios presented a week of events, culminating with Alexander Wangs coveted after-party at Pier 40, featuring a raucous performance by Odd Futures Tyler, the Creator. Courtney Love helped One Management ring in ten years of catwalk success at Hiro Ballroom, and NYC-based accessories duo DANNIJO kept it local, with Caroline Polachek of Chairlift DJing their spring showcase.
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