Social media scoop: New York Fashion Week, Venice Film Festival and Burning Man

Social media scoop: New York Fashion Week, Venice Film Festival and Burning Man


Text: Adibah Isa

Burning Man 2016 sees celebrities brave dust storms, Venice Film Festival pulls out all the stops for glamazons and Tom Ford opens New York Fashion Week

1. New York lights up for fashion
Tom Ford kicks off New York Fashion Week, bringing in both the worlds of film and fashion together. While Amy Adams, his lead in Nocturnal Animals wasn't there, models like Karlie Kloss showed up.

Karlie Kloss

2. Alicia Keys rocks up sans makeup again
Haters gonna hate. Another thing Tom Ford excels at? Making sure fashion's top dogs in photography such as Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin are present to take all the right snaps. 

Instagram | @tomford Portraits of tonight’s TOM FORD AW16 Show guests @aliciakeys and @therealswizzz. Photographed by @inezandvinoodh #TOMFORD #TFAW16

3. The Brit pack arrive
Making their seasonal pilgrimage to New York Fashion Week are Alexa Chung and Keira Knightley, photographed by Vanity Fair's Derek Blasberg. 

derekblasberg English roses. Holding English roses.

4. Neon lights
The same Derek Blasberg also photographed Cara and Poppy Delevingne at Burning Man in Nevada. Dream job much? 

Instagram | @derekblasberg ROBOCARA @caradelevingne

5. Burn, baby, burn
Ain't no duststorms are going to stop these celebrities from raving in style. Apart from hanging with her sister Poppy, Cara Delevingne also bumped into Paris Hilton.

parishilton#Epic #BurningMan with #AlienTwin @CaraDelevingne

6. Chaos of colour
Also blending into Burning Man's colours and brights is Katy Perry, who transformed into a fairy overnight.

Instagram | @katyperry luminary fairy

7. The bad gal's back
After a stunning performance at the VMAs last week, FENTY PUMA by Rihanna AW16 launched worldwide with the singer herself personally visiting stores and showing her moves.

When you da plug .....

A video posted by badgalriri (@badgalriri) on

8. Kaia Gerber turns 15
Even though it's the start of fashion season, Cindy Crawford's mini-me's back at school with a recent birthday celebration.

Instagram | @cindycrawford Happy 15th birthday to my little girl! @KaiaGerber you make us so proud every day and we love you so much!

9. Models take centre stage at Venice
Sure, it's all about the films, but even the cameras need some eye candy on the red carpet...and off.

Instagram | @sukiwaterhouse

10. Ready, snap, go
Model Eva Herzigova gives us a peek of what it's like to be hounded by not one, but a huge line of photographers. 


For last week's Social Media Scoop, click here.