New York Fashion Week is fast approaching. While many will stay glued to all the happenings in and around Lincoln Center, not everyone is excited about the bi-annual fashion event. In some corners, folks don’t buy into the Fashion Week hype because of the perception that the fashion industry is exclusionary and the clothing is neither affordable nor accessible.
Yes, some of those points are valid but fashion week is not all bad. Here are five reasons that we think it might be worth paying attention to.