TBT: The Best Front Row Moments Of All Time

To kick off New York Fashion Week the right way, we gathered the best front-row moments of all time. From Sarah Jessica Parker to Nicki Minaj, see which celebs have had the most talked about fashion week seating assignments ever. 

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Try and get this crowd together again. Lupe Fiasco, Kanye West, Milla Jovovich, Kim Kardashian, and Reggie Bush attend the Y-3 show in 2009. 

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Alexa Chung’s face is priceless sitting next to Anna Wintour during Twenty8Twelve’s S/S 10 show. 

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What if Rachel Bilson and Rihanna hung out in real life?

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David Beckham with daughter Harper and Anna Wintour waiting patiently for Victoria Beckham’s S/S 14 show to begin. 

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The two timelessly beautiful actresses, Claire Danes and Katie Holmes, at Calvin Klein’s F/W show in 2005. Wonder if they were comparing Jordan Catalano and Pacey Witter…

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Britney Spears in denim-on-denim? Sounds about right. 

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Two Downton ladies, Glinda the Good Witch, the youngest Olsen, Ms. ‘’Video Games”, rock’n’roll royalty, and a hot on-the-rise rapper? Our pop culture minds are blown. 

Pictured: Laura Carmichael, Michelle Dockery, Michelle Williams, Elizabeth Olsen, Lana Del Rey, Pixie Geldof, and Azealia Banks 

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How could we forget that hair? Jessica Alba and Jared Leto during Christian Dior’s F/W 11 fashion show. 

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2003 Recap: Keri Russell just completed her final season of Felicity, as well as former co-star Ali Landry, and Scarlett Johansson had just gotten recognition for her role in Ghost World and was about hit it big with Sofia Coppola’s Lost in Translation. Wow.

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One of our faves! Claire Danes circa Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines and Sarah Jessica Parker in her final days as Carrie Bradshaw keep each other company during Narciso Rodriquez’s F/W 2003 show. 

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In perfectly coordinated sunglasses, Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen study the J. Mendel S/S 12 show. 

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Rihanna, her BFF Melissa Forde, Miguel, and Rashida Jones: probably the coolest front row yet. 

Marc Jacobs S/S 05

Did you forget about Mandy Moore’s pixie-cut and Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen’s brief hair colour separation? We did!

Rodarte F/W 12

Kate Moss’ baby-daddy, Jefferson Hack, Russian tennis star, Maria Sharapova, and  “I love headpieces ” Tavi Gevinson walk into a fashion show… 

Carolina Herrera S/S 12

Now here’s an unique situation: Nicki Minaj and Anna Wintour seated next to each other for Carolina Herrera’s S/S 12 show. 

Burberry Prorsum S/S 14


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Sienna Miller, One Direction’s Harry Styles, model Suki Waterhouse, British musician George Barnett, and actress Naomie Harris attend the front row of Burberry Prorsum’s S/S 14 show in London. Harry, we see you eyeing Ms. Miller.

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