It could have been something in the air. Perhaps the morning coffee was too strong. Or maybe the general stress of the shows—the pushing, the shoving, the many sweatboxlike venues—made everyone cranky (and hungry).
Whatever the reason, the spring shows were marked by a significant flare-up of bizarre moments. Here, five of the season’s wackier incidents.
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"