This is what NYFW looked like in the '90s

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Since its inception, New York Fashion Week has long been a place for the Big Apple's most stylish designers, models, and celebrities to experience the latest in haute couture. As '90s fashion continues to make a resurgence on today's runways, take a look back at the decade that put NYFW in the international spotlight. 

 

The Designers

 

Top models and celebrities come and go, but these fashion houses are still on top 20 years later. 

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Designer Ralph Lauren receives applause from models after his fashion show on November 9, 1999.
 
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Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana on the runway during 1993 NYFW
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Betsey Johnson at the Marc Jacobs show during 1995's NYFW
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Oscar de la Renta at the 1998 NYFW 
 

The Models

 

From Naomi to Gisele, the 1990s was arguably one of the greatest times to be a supermodel. From backstage to the runway, indulge in the glamour that defined the decade. 

 
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Tyra Banks signs autographs for fans during NYFW 1995.
 
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 Gisele Bundchen walks the runway at the BCBG show during NYFW 1999.
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Kate Moss walks the runway for Versace during NYFW 1997.
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Carla Bruni walks the runway for Todd Oldaham during NYFW 1995.
 
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Kate Moss poses backstage during the John Galliano show at NYFW 1995.
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Linda Evangelista walks the runway for Anna Sui during NYFW 1995.
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Tyra Banks walks the runway for Gemma Kahng during NYFW 1995.
 

THe Celebrity Guests

 

What's a fashion week without the celebrity guests to get the party started? See who sat front row 20 years ago. 

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Drew Barrymore and Tim Roth during NYFW on October 31, 1995.
 
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Julia Roberts attends the Richard Tyler show on October 31, 1995.
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Todd Oldham and Susan Sarandon attend the Fall 1997 NYFW.
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Tupac Shakur attend the NYFW finale party at Club Expo, 1994.
 
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Mariah Carey attends the Calvin Klein  Fall 1994 show during NYFW  on April 13, 1994.
 

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