Peter Do from Helmut Lang will Open New York Fashion Week.
Helmut Lang’s new creative director Peter Do will show his first collection to launch the Spring/Summer 2024 edition of New York Fashion Week on Sept. 8, according to the CFDA’s preliminary schedule.
Do became a fashion favorite for his work at the head of Helmut Lang in May. His much-anticipated debut hopes to refresh the brand, after a major restructuring
”New York Fashion Week is an integral part of New York City’s vibrant culture and sense of constant evolution and discovery,”
CFDA chief executive Steven Kolb.
“This season’s official New York Fashion Week schedule plays to this sentiment and will once again showcase the best of American fashion, both emerging and established.”
Returning after a few seasons away, Jonathan Cohen and Phillip Lim will also stage NYFW comebacks.
Other returning brands include regulars such as: Altuzarra, Brandon Maxwell, Gabriela Hearst, Jason Wu, Carolina Herrera, Proenza Schouler and Michael Kors.
New additions to the schedule are Advisry, Chan Chit Lo, FFORME, Grace Ling and Sho Konishi. The CFDA/Vogue Fashion fund finalists — including Colin LoCasio, Kim Shui and Who Decides War — will host collection showcases throughout the week.
Coach will show on Sept. 7, before the week’s official kick-off.