But for these Zalebs, that day has arrived! The local stars were in New York this week for fashion week and had us green with envy!
Take a look at these 5 female stars who turned up at one of the world's fashion capitals...
Ayanda is living her best life in New York; sightseeing and meeting stars like Gigi Hadid!
We're so jel!
Beauty influencer is part of a group of Tresemme models who rocked the runway this year.
Of course she took snaps that gave us serious FOMO!
Miss SA made her #NYFW debut modelling the stunning creations of Maxhosa Africa
Isn't she gorgeous?
She's modeled for Rihanna and Kylie Jenner, but SA born model Carmen is celebrating her debut on the #NYFW catwalk
We're so proud of her!
The former Miss SA and Miss World is used to jetting all around the world and attending all the best events
Demi joined Zozibini in the Maxhosa Africa show. She also attended some pretty dope after-parties - lucky lady!
Image credit: Instagram @ayandathabethe_