Splits, rock'n'roll and ice skating: The Big Apple puts on a show to remember

Yes, the fashion made front row observers dizzy with delight.

But many of the memorable moments from New York – during the week that has become synonymous with glamour, glitterati and VIP parties – happened off the runway.

In an incredible display of flexibility, 69-year-old designer Betsey Johnson stunned her audience by doing the splits, in addition to her signature cartwheel at her presentation's finale.

 

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And David Beckham caused quite a stir by bringing baby Harper to Victoria's show and taking taking snaps of her work from his seat beside Vogue editor Anna Wintour.

His wife quipped: “He’s never been before. I don't think he even realised that I have a proper job until today!" 

Meanwhile, Moncler swapped the runway for an ice-rink, with 180 professional skaters showing off the brand’s latest offerings in Central Park.

 

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