Fashion week, or month, really, often gets compared to camp. Friends and frenemies reunite after a lengthy spell apart, ready to embark once more upon a journey of intense bonding, if only out of sheer, unrelenting proximity. Air-kisses are exchanged, exclamations of “You’re so tan!” abound, and serious gossip sessions commence. And there’s a lot to talk about: Since the gang was last together, new muses have claimed their crowns, more designers have lost (and regained) jobs, and two of the industry’s hottest models supposedly started a summer romance. But the biggest news is yet to come, when fashion’s fallen prince finally gets a verdict.
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