04/21/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

New York Fashion Week Parties: The Hot Spots That Defined The Week (PHOTOS)

New York Fashion Week is known as much for the parties as for the clothes, which means that there's an awful lot of focus on party spaces. Since there are so many events, old hotspots come out of the woodwork for the week, and there's perhaps no better opportunity to open the next big thing.

Below, check out the venues that defined New York Fashion Week this February (photos via Patrick McMullan):

Fashion Week Venues