Backstage at Betsey Johnson RTW Spring 2016

Betsey Johnson Spring 2016 RTW Backstage

Hair and makeup were inspired by a retrospective look at the designer's personal style over the decades.

Betsey Johnson RTW Spring 2016

Betsey Johnson RTW Spring 2016

Betsey Johnson staged a fun, festive retrospective runway show to celebrate her 50 years in business.

Tony Dovolani and Betsey Johson

Puppies and Wedding Gowns at Betsey Johnson

The designer ended her show by walking down the runway with her “Dancing With The Stars” partner Tony Dovolani.

Betsey Johnson RTW Spring 2015

Betsey Johnson RTW Spring 2015

The collection was quintessentially Betsey — at once over-the-top girly, playful, sexy and tacky.

Backstage at Betsey Johnson RTW Spring 2015

Backstage at Betsey Johnson RTW Spring 2015

WWD went behind the scenes at the spring show.

Front Row at Betsey Johnson

Steve Madden, Paris Hilton and Wendy Williams sat front row at the designer’s fall show.

Betsey Johnson RTW Fall 2014

Betsey Johnson RTW Fall 2014

Johnson loves a sexy chick and has long subscribed to the ethos of more, more, more, but when broken apart there were some retailable pieces here.

An ‘XOX Betsey Johnson’ Update

Lulu Johnson, en route to greet her mother after her fashion show, said she won’t be doing another season of her reality-TV series.

Betsey Johnson RTW Spring 2014

Betsey Johnson RTW Spring 2014

The clothes were a big dose of happiness with flared skirts, ladylike dresses and fitted cotton jumpsuits.

Backstage at Betsey Johnson RTW Spring 2014

Futuristic Fembots Backstage at Betsey Johnson

WWD went behind the scenes at the spring show.