Part of the excitement of New York Fashion Week
, beyond witnessing new fashion trends, is seeing new faces and hair trends. These new discoveries are an important part of the NYFW experience.
One of the “Who is that?” discoveries at the offices of Vogue.com
occurred when they a photo of a girl walking down the street dressed in piles of shearling and fur, with her hip-grazing jet black hair sweeping across her shoulders. As it turned out, it was Japanese model Yuka Mannami who was attending her first-ever New York Fashion Week.
was able to talk to her on a break from her NYFW duties; she shares the story of her personal hair history here