Emily Ratajkowski flaunts bold and daring style in captivating cut-out dress during star-studded Target + IMG NYFW launch event

Emily Ratajkowski became widely known after her bold decision to go topless in Robin Thicke’s music video for “Blurred Lines” back in 2013. Now, the 25-year-old is making waves once again, this time in the fashion world. During the Target + IMG’s New York Fashion Week kickoff in the bustling city, Emily effortlessly stole the spotlight with her daring and stylish ensemble.

The model-turned-actress confidently showcased her enviable curves in a stunning halterneck dress that closely matched her skin tone. The dress, however, wasn’t your average piece of clothing. It featured intricate cut-outs on both sides, revealing a generous amount of bare skin. In fact, Emily managed to expose more skin than anyone else at the event, effortlessly capturing the attention of the fashion industry elite in attendance.

Definitely hip: Emily Ratajkowski sizzled in a flesh-toned cut-out dress at the Target + IMG's New York Fashion Week kickoff in New York City on Tuesday

Absolutely trendy: Emily Ratajkowski stunned the crowd at the Target + IMG’s New York Fashion Week kickoff in New York City on Tuesday, sporting a captivating flesh-colored dress with intricate cut-out details. The remainder of the gown gently embraced her physique, reaching just above her knees. Emily confidently struck poses, showcasing her strappy high heels with evident satisfaction. Her luscious dark brown hair was stylishly parted down the middle, cascading in effortless waves down her back.

Daring to bare: The 25-year-old model-turned-actress showed off plenty of skin thanks to the drooping cut-outs on each hip

Taking a bold fashion approach, the young actress and former model, aged 25, confidently revealed an ample amount of skin, all thanks to the intricate cut-out design gracefully adorning her hips.

No side pockets: Emily's claim to fame was appearing topless in Robin Thicke's Blurred Lines video but she was revealing something else here

No side pockets: Emily's claim to fame was appearing topless in Robin Thicke's Blurred Lines video but she was revealing something else here

Not a single pocket on the sides: Emily became widely known for her bold appearance in Robin Thicke’s Blurred Lines music video, flaunting her topless figure. However, this time she was baring something entirely different.

That's a wrap: The British-born beauty wore a black sweat jacket half-off and added an embellished clutch

All done: The stunning lady from Britain rocked a partially unzipped black hoodie and accessorized with a fancy embellished handbag.

She's a natural: Emily posed this way and that way in her strappy high heels, obviously proud of the picture she made

Emily effortlessly struck various poses in her elegant high heels, exuding confidence and delight as she admired the stunning image she had captured.

Brunette beauty: Her dark brown hair was parted in the center and allowed to fall in natural waves to the middle of her back

Attractive with her brunette charm, her deep brown locks were elegantly parted in the middle, cascading in effortless waves down to her waist. It was a peculiar yet intriguing sight when she paired her stunning dress with a halfway-worn black sweat jacket, giving her ensemble a hint of edginess. The small boxy clutch she held in her hand accompanied the beautiful stud earrings, hidden partly beneath her flowing tresses. The arrival of her captivating presence coincides with the publication of an emotionally-charged essay she penned for Glamour magazine’s October edition.

She's got sass: Kendall Jenner showed up in on-trend black trousers and creamy silk top with taupe jacket

Kendall Jenner flaunted her sassy side as she confidently strutted her stuff in a pair of fashionable black trousers. Complementing her chic bottoms, she paired them with a creamy silk top that exuded elegance. To complete her stunning ensemble, Kendall adorned herself with a stylish taupe jacket. She surely knows how to make a fashion statement!

Hair affair: The Keeping Up With The Kardashians star showed her model good looks beneath a stylish topknot with wispy bangs

Hair affair: The Keeping Up With The Kardashians star showed her model good looks beneath a stylish topknot with wispy bangs

Hair phenomenon: The popular television personality from Keeping Up With The Kardashians flaunted her stunning appearance by donning a chic topknot hairstyle accompanied by delicate, airy bangs.

Natural beauty: Kendall was breathtaking in her low-key yet stylish ensemble

Kendall looked absolutely stunning in her effortlessly chic outfit, showcasing her natural beauty.

Satin stunner: The star showed off her lithe frame in a plunging silk top

Silky sensation: The celebrity flaunted her slender physique in a low-cut satin blouse.

Monochrome magic: Nina Agdal stopped people in their tracks thanks to that one-sleeve black and white dress

Captivating in monochrome: Nina Agdal commanded attention with her striking black and white dress that boasted a single sleeve.

Emily shared her personal experience of facing backlash when she publicly supported Bernie Sanders during his bid for the Democratic presidential nomination.

In her own words, Emily recounted the criticism she endured: “Commenters hurled insults at me, claiming that I relied solely on my looks and lacked intelligence. They brazenly demanded that I remain silent and solely focus on displaying my physical attributes.”

However, the criticism she faced was not limited to mere insults. Emily also encountered a particular type of condemnation in which she was dismissed as an attention-seeking individual. She was accused of engaging in conversations solely for the sake of seeking validation from others.

It is clear that Emily’s support for Bernie Sanders transcended mere attention-seeking, and she expressed her frustration at being reduced to such stereotypes.

A super model: Christie Brinkley wowed in her riveting red dress with fancy heels

Christie Brinkley, the renowned supermodel, dazzled the crowd with her captivating crimson gown paired elegantly with stylish high heels.

Single and sexy: The 62-year-old supermodel - who recently ended her romance with John Mellencamp - looked far younger than her years

55-year-old supermodel, who recently ended her relationship with John Mellencamp, exuded an ageless charm that defied her years.

Raise a glass! Christie seemed in great spirits as she cosied up to Brian Cornell

Let’s toast! Christie appeared to be in a fantastic mood as she snuggled up to Brian Cornell.

Full of glee: Christie raised her glass as she posed with Matthew Morrison

Filled with joy, Christie lifted her drink in celebratory fashion while standing beside Matthew Morrison.

Shimmery one: Joan Smalls had that '60s thing going on in her sparkly vest and cut-off shorts along with gladiator-style heels

Shimmery one: Joan Smalls had that '60s thing going on in her sparkly vest and cut-off shorts along with gladiator-style heels

Joan Smalls rocked a glamorous 1960s-inspired look with her dazzling sequined waistcoat, paired effortlessly with denim cut-off shorts and stylish gladiator heels.

Feeling grey: Joan's muted colour scheme popped against the red background

Experiencing dullness: Joan’s subdued palette provided a striking contrast against the vibrant red backdrop.

Supermodel stunners: Joan and Kendall wrapped each other in a big bear hug as they greeted

Stunning supermodels Joan and Kendall shared a warm and affectionate embrace as they enthusiastically greeted each other at the event. The Gone Girl actress was joined by an array of gorgeous beauties, including Kendall Jenner, Nina Agdal, Christie Brinkley, Joan Smalls, Chanel Iman, and Hilary Rhoda – making it a truly fashion-forward gathering.

Kendall Jenner, known for her style, opted for a bold and classy outfit. She wore sleek black trousers, a smooth silk top in a creamy hue, and a taupe jacket that added a touch of sophistication. Completing her ensemble, she donned black ankle boots, which perfectly complemented her look.

To further embellish her appearance, Kendall accessorized with a beige choker and delicate necklaces adorned her decolletage. These added accessories brought elegance and charm to her overall ensemble.

Just in time for fall: Chanel Iman was definitely wild and woolly at this shindig, wearing a fuzzy peach-coloured coat with light denim high-waist jeans and a beige crop top

Right on schedule for autumn: Chanel Iman made quite the fashion statement at this event with her choice of attire. She confidently rocked a cozy peach-colored coat paired effortlessly with high-waisted light denim jeans, and a stylish beige crop top.

Blow your own horn: Chanel was joined by Spencer Ludwig Target at the star-studded event

Toot your own trumpet: Chanel was accompanied by Spencer Ludwig Target at the glamorous gathering.

Model moment: Chanel struck a pose alongside Nicole Trunfio in the red room

Chanel and Nicole Trunfio showcased their modeling prowess while striking a charming pose together in the vibrant red room.

Pretty as a petal: Nicole wowed in a floral dress with a ruffled hem

Nicole looked absolutely stunning in a lovely floral print dress, featuring a beautifully ruffled hem.

Embellishments: Hilary Rhoda was delightful and a little whimsical too in her embroidered sheer top with fuzzy fringe on both shoulders and chocolate-orange checked trousers

Modifications: Hilary Rhoda looked incredibly charming and exuded a hint of whimsy as she sported a sheer top, adorned with delicate embroidery, and accessorized with fuzzy fringe on both shoulders. Complementing her top, she paired it with a stunning combination of trousers in a delightful chocolate-orange checkered pattern.

Vying for attention: The brunette stunner seemed pleased with her outfit too

Competing for attention: The attractive brunette appeared satisfied with her attire as well. Kendall styled her dark, shiny hair into an elegant topknot, with strands of delicate bangs cascading over her eyes. In the meantime, Nina Agdal added a touch of monochrome enchantment to the event with her one-shoulder dress, revealing her beautifully tanned and toned legs. This Danish beauty, who has been romantically linked to renowned actor Leonardo DiCaprio, effortlessly let her tousled blonde locks flow effortlessly down her shoulders.

Dainty: Nicole Trunfio had the Bohemian edge in her lavender-hued floral dress and taupe suede boots

Charming: Nicole Trunfio exuded a Bohemian vibe with her lavender-hued floral gown and taupe suede boots.

Classic style:  Queen Latifah went casual in black trousers and black vest over a white long-sleeved top

Informal style: Queen Latifah opted for a relaxed ensemble, donning a pair of black trousers and a matching black vest on top of a crisp white long-sleeved shirt.

Beautiful in black: Georgia Fowler kept things simple in a strapless floor length gown

Stunning in ebony: Georgia Fowler effortlessly exudes elegance in a timeless strapless dress that gracefully brushes the floor.

Three's company: Georgia was joined by blonde beauty Devon Windsor at the bash

Georgia was accompanied by the stunning Devon Windsor at the event, adding a touch of beauty to the gathering. Despite being 62 years old, Christie Brinkley looked much younger as she effortlessly posed in a tight coral dress and a vibrant red cardigan. The dress featured a zipper at the back, allowing her to show off her long legs. To further enhance her already impressive height of 5 feet and 9 inches, she paired the outfit with coral pumps adorned with raspberry-red foliage details. In a nod to the 1960s, Joan Smalls rocked a sparkly vest paired with cutoff shorts and gladiator-style heels. Her Puerto Rican roots were evident in her sleek, straight hair styled with a side parting, and she completed the look with a silver clutch in her hand.

Night to remember: Paul Shaffer and former Glee star Matthew Morrison were suited up nicely for the event that kicks off NY Fashion Week

Night to remember: Paul Shaffer and former Glee star Matthew Morrison were suited up nicely for the event that kicks off NY Fashion Week

Unforgettable Night: Paul Shaffer and former Glee actor Matthew Morrison were dressed to impress at the party that marked the beginning of NY Fashion Week.
Chanel Iman brought a touch of excitement with her outfit, donning a cozy peach-colored coat paired with high-waisted light denim jeans and a beige cropped top.
Hilary Rhoda looked charmingly whimsical in her sheer top adorned with embroidered fringe on the shoulders, complemented by checked chocolate-orange trousers.
Nicole Trunfio captured a Bohemian vibe with her lavender floral dress and taupe suede boots.
The event also saw the presence of Queen Latifah, who opted for a casual ensemble consisting of black trousers, a black vest, and a white long-sleeved top, alongside Paul Shaffer and former Glee star Matthew Morrison.

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