Or, as it's sometimes called, a shameless opportunity for starlets to get some free face time in the front row as the paparazzi strolls by. (Now you're going to have that Lady GaGa song stuck in your head the rest of the day, aren't you? Sorry.)
Well, in an effort to beautify your Monday, how about some semi-professional pics, aka candid snapshots, from a few shows. First up is Jason Wu, Michelle Obama's gown maker of choice, whose collection for Spring/Summer 2010 earned him high praise.