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Calvin Klein Makes Bold Anti Trump Statement At New York Fashion Week

With the help of David Bowie’s infamous song “This is Not America,” designer Raf Simons made a pointed message during his debut collection for Calvin Klein at New York Fashion week. Solis sent a model down the runway wearing underwear with the words “Fuck your wall” written on the back of them. Other pieces featured messages that read, “No ban, no wall” and “We are all human beings.”

Solis had models wear underwear that said 'F*** your wall' as he was one of several designers at New York Fashion Week to make bold political statements “It reflects the environment,” Simons wrote in the show notes. “It is the coming together of different characters and different individuals — just like America itself.”“When you have a voice, you should use it,” Simons said backstage just last week at his own label’s menswear show, almost as if alluding to his Calvin Klein show on Friday.

Another model at the LRS show wore underpants that read 'no ban, no wall' at the show on Friday afternoon Among the celebrity attendees were Gwyneth Paltrow, Julianne Moore, Sarah Jessica Parker, Naomie Harris, Kate Bosworth, Greta Gerwig, Brooke Shields, director Sofia Coppola, and supermodel Lauren Hutton.

Vogue Editor-in-Chief Anna Wintour (left) and Sarah Jessica Parker (right) sat front row at the Calvin Klein runway show. Both women were adamant supporters of Hillary Clinton's campaign for president 

Anna Wintour wears a pink badge in support of Planned Parenthood as she sits with Sarah Jessica Parker in the front row Calvin Klein show

 The LRS show also featured topless models  as a symbol of feminine sexual empowerment

Creatures of Comfort had a model wear a sweatshirt that said: 'We are all human beings', which tied into the industry's  stance of inclusion on Thursday

Calvin Klein blasted David Bowie's This is Not America to open and close the show of the iconic American label on Friday morning All Images Courtesy / AFP /Calvin Klein / Shutterstock / Getty

Simons successfully hit the reset button on the iconic brand, turning out smart tailoring and coats (a mainstay at Calvin Klein since the beginning), some with covetable sweater-knit sleeves, as well as cheeky sportswear (those Brooke Shields jeans, the pep squad knits, oversized leather jackets with floral embroideries and the cowboy boots) and red carpet stunners. “I’m happy, it just made me so happy,” said stylist Elizabeth Stewart.

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