Tears and tantrums backstage, but young models put on brave faces on the catwalk.
We came, we saw, we chose our standout looks - from the must-haves to the best avoided.
Fashion bible wanted to celebrate the Paralympics, so it Photoshopped models into amputees.
Jerome Taylor "copped a bit of flak from the boys" in Wainuiomata when he became a fashion designer.
From brightly coloured furs to wide-leg pants, there were trends aplenty on show both inside and outside of the venue at NZ Fashion Week.