Diane Von Furstenberg and Steven Kolb announced this year's CFDA Award nominees at an event this evening hosted by Von Furstenberg and Nadja Swarovski at Von Furstenberg's studio.
“This year, as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the CFDA, we can see what a critical role the CFDA Fashion Awards continue to play in our efforts to promote American Fashion,” said Steven Kolb, CFDA CEO. “This year’s nominees truly represent the important influence of American design. We look forward to once again honoring the best and brightest talent working today. Winning a CFDA Fashion Award is the highest and one of the most coveted honors one can receive in our industry. All of this is made possible by the long-time support of Swarovski.”
The awards ceremony will take place on June 4 and will be hosted by Seth Meyers (!!!). Click through for the full list. Who do you think will win?
International Award: Rei Kawakubo--Commes des Garcons
Media Award: Scott Schuman & Garance Doré
Founders Award: Andrew Rosen
Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award: Tommy Hilfiger
Fashion Icon Award: Johnny Depp
Swarovski Award for Accessory Design Pamela Love Tabitha Simmons Irene Neuwirth
Swarovski Award for Menswear Antonio Azzuolo Todd Snyder Phillip Lim
Swarovski Awards for Womenswear Joseph Altuzarra Shane Gabier and Christopher Peters--Creatures of the Wind Max Osterweis and Erin Beatty--Suno
Accessory Designer of the Year Reed Krakoff Jack McCullough & Lazaro Hernandez--Proenza Schouler Alexander Wang
Menswear Designer of the Year Simon Spurr Patrick Ervell Billy Reid
Womenswear Designer of the Year Marc Jacobs Jack McCullough & Lazaro Hernandez--Proenza Schouler Ashley & Mary Kate Olsen--The Row
Congrats to you guys!