Front row flashback: What NYFW looked like in the 2000s

NYFW may be looking a little different this year due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic — but back in the 2000s, the stylish event was a celebrity magnet, with A-listers and It girls alike packing the front rows at the shows.

Here, LFO, Mandy Moore and Eve pose with Tommy Hilfiger at the designer’s fall 2000 show.

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Britney Spears at the spring 2003 House of Field show

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Scarlett Johansson at the fall 2000 BCBG Max Azria show

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Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen at the spring 2005 Marc Jacobs show

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Gwen Stefani and Lindsay Lohan at the PSP (Playstation Portable) Fuses Fashion and Technology show in September 2005

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Hilary Duff, Joel Madden and LeAnn Rimes at the fall 2006 Michael Kors show

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Katherine Heigl, Jesse Metcalf and Sophia Bush at the spring 2006 Tommy Hilfiger show

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Jay-Z and Beyoncé at the spring 2004 Rosa Cha show

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Tamara and Tia Mowry at the fall 2001 Badgley Mischka show

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Jessica Simpson and Nick Lachey at the spring 2004 Tommy Hilfiger show

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Mary J. Blige and Janet Jackson at the spring 2005 Baby Phat show

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Dominique Swain, Nicky Hilton and Lindsay Lohan at the fall 2004 Petro Zillia show

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Mischa Barton and Anne Hathaway at the spring 2005 Luca Luca show

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Hilary Duff and Amanda Bynes at the spring 2010 Hervé Léger show

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Brandy and Mya at the spring 2006 BCBG Max Azria show

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Lil Kim and Jeremy Piven at the spring 2006 Marc Jacobs show

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Penn Badgley and Taylor Swift at the spring 2010 Tommy Hilfiger show

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Nicky Hilton, Paris Hilton, Kim Kardashian and Nick Cannon at the spring 2007 William Rast show

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Paris Hilton, Kelly Osbourne and Carmen Electra at the spring 2006 Luca Luca show

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Kellan Lutz, AnnaLynn McCord and Jennifer Love Hewitt at the fall 2009 Monarchy show

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JC Chasez and Tara Reid at the spring 2006 Custo Barcelona show

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Mira Sorvino, Carson Kressley and Ashanti at the fall 2006 Miss Sixty show

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Mary-Kate Olsen at the fall 2005 Imitation of Christ show

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Keri Russell, Ali Landry and Scarlett Johansson at the spring 2003 BCBG Max Azria show

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Rachel Bilson and Rihanna at the fall 2007 Zac Posen show

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Jason Wahler and Lauren Conrad at the fall 2006 Tracy Reese show

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Khloé, Kim and Kourtney Kardashian at the spring 2008 Heatherette show

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Missy Elliott at the fall 2005 Baby Phat show

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Joy Bryant and Susan Sarandon at the spring 2006 Donna Karan show

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Lindsay Lohan and Samantha Ronson at the spring 2009 Charlotte Ronson show

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Katie Holmes and Sophia Bush at the fall 2005 Vera Wang show

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Ashley Tisdale and Blake Lively at Fashion’s Night Out: The Show in September 2010

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Lauren Conrad, Heidi Montag and Ryan Cabrera at the spring 2007 Yellow Fever & Clandestine Industries show

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Katharine McPhee and Joss Stone at the fall 2007 Marc Jacobs show

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Natasha Bedingfield and Jamie-Lynn Sigler at the spring 2011 Nanette Lepore show

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Kelis, Michelle Williams, Kelly Rowland and Nelly Furtado at the fall 2006 Miss Sixty show

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