Tonight , or last night (depends on when you read this) was the CFDA Fashion Awards. It was a star-studded affair with fashion’s movers and shakers in attendance.
And while the red carpet was an event in and of itself the purpose for the splendor was the awards ceremony.
And the winners are…
Womenswear Designer of the Year:
Kate and Laura Mulleavy of Rodarte
Menswear Designer of the Year:
tie between Italo Zucchelli of Calvin Klein Collection and Scott Sternberg for Band of Outsiders
Accessory Designer of the Year:
Jack McCollough and and Lazaro Hernandez of Proenza Schouler
*Swarovski Award for Womenswear:
*Swarovski Award for Menswear:
*Swarovski Award for Accessory Design:
Justin Giunta for Subversive Jewelry
Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award:
Marc Jacobs for his work at Louis Vuitton
The first ever People’s Choice Award:
Eleanor Lambert Award:
Jim Moore, creative director of GQ
Eugenia Sheppard Award:
Edward Nardoza of WWD
CFDA’s Board of Directors’ Special Tribute:
First Lady Michelle Obama
*The Swarovski Awards recognize emerging talent.