Fashion seemed to make a leap into the present with more diverse models, fewer trends and some pieces that were for immediate sale.

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New York Fashion Week, which started Sept. 8 and wrapped on Thursday, reflected the evolving nature of fashion.

There were fewer across-the-board trends, more non-traditional models and shows that weren’t shows at all.

Here are some highlights from the event that focused on spring/summer collections for 2017, but — in another break from tradition — also featured designers showing pieces ready for immediate sale.

Click through the slide show to see selections from the major shows.

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