1. Oscar de la Renta
Oscar de la Renta was honored with the Founders Award, given in honor of Eleanor Lambert, who founded the Council of Fashion Designers of America in 1962. Hillary Clinton presented him with the honor.
2. Vera Wang
Vera Wang received the prestigious Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award. "She’s talented and smart," said pal Michael Kors. "No one even realizes that before she was a designer, she had a whole life as an editor. She was a real true lifetime achievement winner."
3. Proenza Schouler
Proenza Schouler designers Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez won Womenswear Designer of the Year for the third time. The duo also won in 2007 and 2011.
4. Thom Browne
Thom Browne won the 2013 Menswear Designer of the Year award.
5. Phillip Lim
won Accessory Designer of the Year for 3.1 Phillip Lim and received congratulations from Rose Byrne.
Suno designers Erin Beatty and Max Osterweis won the Swarovski Award for Emerging Talent for Womenswear. They dressed Hailee Steinfeld for the event.
7. Public School
Public School designers Dao-Yi Chow and Maxwell Osborne took home the Swarovski Award for Emerging Talent for Menswear.
8. Pamela Love
Jewelry designer Pamela Love won the Swarovski Award for Emerging Talent for Accessory Design.
9. Riccardo Tisci of Givenchy
Jessica Chastain presented Riccardo Tisci of Givenchy with the International Award.
10. Colleen Atwood
Costume designer Colleen Atwood, the genius behind such movies Snow White and the Huntsman and Alice In Wonderland, received the Board of Directors Tribute Award. Ethan Hawke (in Calvin Klein) presented the honor.
Jun 2, 2015 @ 7:30 AM