Billy Porter Takes Over London Fashion Week in Dramatic Fashion + More Front Row Celebs

Billy Porter went to plenty of shows at London Fashion Week spring ’20 — and he pulled out all the stops with his ensembles.

The “Pose” actor, who famously sported a dramatic Christian Siriano gown at the 2019 Oscars, continued his streak of androgynous outfits with more than 15 looks over LFW’s five-day run, Sept. 13–Sept. 17.

On Sunday, Porter created a chic ensemble as he headed to Victoria Beckham wearing a silky printed button-down top and red pants from the label. He teamed the look with square-toed boots from Gucci and jewelry from Alexis Bitter and Mimi Prober.

LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 15: Billy Porter attends the Victoria Beckham show during London Fashion Week September 2019 at British Foreign and Commonwealth Office on September 15, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Darren Gerrish/WireImage)
Billy Porter attends the Victoria Beckham show.
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The star sported one of his most over-the-top looks on Monday at the Roksanda show, where he wore a voluminous gold-colored gown with shiny black block-heel boots.

Billy PorterRoksanda show, Arrivals, Spring Summer 2020, London Fashion Week, UK - 16 Sep 2019 Wearing Roksanda Same Outfit as catwalk model *10107659b
Billy Porter at the Roksanda show.
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Christina Aguilera also made her way across the pond for the Christopher Kane shows. The “Dirrty” pop star wore a navy dress with black detailing from the label and pointed-toe, studded pumps at Kane’s show Monday.

Christina AguileraChristopher Kane show, Arrivals, London Fashion Week, UK - 16 Sep 2019 Wearing Christopher Kane
Christina Aguilera at Christopher Kane.
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Perhaps the buzziest show on the LFW calendar was Burberry, where there was plenty of star power in the audience and on the runway. Irina Shayk, Bella and Gigi Hadid and Kendall Jenner strutted down the catwalk, while Dua Lipa, Naomi Campbell and Rosalia were among those who held court from the front row.

Rosalia leaves the Burberry showBurberry show, Departures, London Fashion Week, UK - 16 Sep 2019Wearing Burberry
Rosalia at the Burberry show.
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In addition to the A-list crowd, LFW tends to attract British royals. This year was no exception, thanks to Lady Kitty Spencer, Princess Diana’s niece. She attended Roland Mouret’s Sunday show wearing a yellow dress and white pumps with gold detailing, both from the label.

Lady Kitty Spencer in the front rowRoland Mouret show, Front Row, Spring Summer 2020, London Fashion Week, UK - 15 Sep 2019Wearing Roland Mouret
Lady Kitty Spencer in the front row for Roland Mouret.
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Flip through the gallery to see more front row celebrities at London Fashion Week.

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