Everything that went down at Alexander Wang’s SS17 Show at NYFW


Did you catch the Alexander Wang SS17 presentation at New York Fashion Week?

Alexander Wang presented his Spring/Summer 2017 collection at Pier 94 last month during NYFW. The collection mixed menswear tailoring with lingerie details, and surfer-punk styling with twists of streetwear. Packed with surprises galore, Wang did not disappoint.

Below is a recap of the entire evening including a look at the entire Alexander Wang SS17 Collection

Backstage at Alexander Wang SS17

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Models backstage wore graffiti-inspired tees with the words Wang Squad, Wang Fest, or Salty stamped across the chest, during prep time.

The Alexander Wang SS17 Presentation

The show began with flashing lights and the sound of revving engines, whistles and snaps while the first models briskly walked in wearing cropped button-down tops with body criss crosses and boxer shorts.

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Later came bikini tops paired with boy shorts and flared miniskirts, spliced shirt-dresses, micro mini skirts cut from shirttails, and strappy wrap-around bikinis.

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The show then segued into loungewear with lace-trimmed chemises, bath robes, and slip dresses. Then came the beach apparel, with bikini-clad girls screen-printed on tees, cropped half-zip windbreakers, and drysuit-inspired knit dresses, complete with neon lanyards and surfer-style ankle-cuff flip-flops.

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Alexander Wang SS17 Accessories & Footwear

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Glam meets surf in this hybrid shoe, which connects a thong sandal to a thick ankle strap, bedazzled with large crystals, by means of a clever surf leash hidden in the back.

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The accessories at Alexander Wang SS17 included fluorescent-edged baseball caps and lanyards worn around the neck. Many pieces riffed on traditional surf gear with handbag straps mirroring surf leashes with beautiful crystals.

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The Finale

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The show then ended with evening wear with mermaid like sequin palette evening skirts and gowns. For the grand finale, Wang screened his campaign announcing his capsule collaboration with Adidas.

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A large video screen flashed security-camera-like footage with snippets that revealed the collection while models walked the runway in tracksuit looks.

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Alexander #WangSquad

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All the members of Wang’s squad walked the runway, including Lexi Boling, Binx Walton, Anna Ewers, Hanne Gaby Odiele, Issa Lish, Molly Bair and Kendall Jenner. Sitting in the front row was model Jourdan Dunn, singer Tinashe, Modonna and her daughter, Nicki Minaj and Kylie Jenner.

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