Some popular fashion shows are those held during the Paris Fashion Week and New York Fashion Week, as well as the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show. The Paris and New York Fashion Weeks are the two biggest fashion tradeshows in the world. They dictate fashion trends for the upcoming year..
Paris Fashion Week occurs twice a year with about 100 fashion shows held in various parts of Paris. It has three segments: Men's Fashion, Haute Couture and Prêt-à-Porter. The biggest French fashion houses such as Chanel, Christian Dior and Givenchy choose iconic Parisian locations, such as the Eiffel Tower or the Grand Palais, as the backdrop to exhibit their latest creations.
New York Fashion Week happens annually in February and September and showcases collections by American and international designers. Among its major branded events are the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week New York and the MADE Fashion Week. Admission to events is through accreditation, but some events are strictly by invitation only.
The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show is a yearly fashion show that features the world's leading supermodels wearing the latest lingerie and sleepwear by Victoria's Secret. American network, CBS, broadcasts the popular fashion show during prime time.