2013 CFDA Awards: Marc Jacobs and Alexander Wang Nominated, Vera Wang to Be Honored
The Council of Fashion Designers of America announced the nominees and honorees for the 2013 CFDA Awards yesterday—and, as always, some of the industry's most influential designers stepped out for the occasion! Last year's Womenswear Designers of the Year, Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen, were in attendance at the announcement—hosted by CFDA President Diane von Furstenberg and Swarvoski representative Nadja Swarvoski at the CFDA Offices in New York—as was Vera Wang, who will be honored with this year's Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award. Plus, Alexander Wang, Marc Jacobs, and Proenza Schouler's Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez found out that they are all up for this year's Womenswear Designer of the Year Award! Click below to see the complete list of nominees, and find out who wins June 3 when the 2013 CFDA Awards take place at Lincoln Center in New York City.
Womenswear Designer of the Year:Alexander WangMarc JacobsJack McCollough & Lazaro Hernandez for Proenza Schouler
Menswear Designer of the Year: Steven Cox & Daniel Silver for Duckie BrownMichael BastianThom Browne
Accessory Designer of the Year:Phillip Lim for 3.1 Phillip LimAlexander WangJack McCollough & Lazaro Hernandez for Proenza Schouler
Swarovski Award for Womenswear:Shane Gabier & Christopher Peters for Creatures of the WindCarly Cushnie & Michelle Ochs for Cushnie et OchsErin Beatty & Max Osterweis for Suno
Swarovski Award for Menswear:Dao-Yi Chow & Maxwell Osborne for Public SchoolTim CoppensTodd Snyder
Swarovski Award for Accessory Design:Irene NeuwirthJennifer MeyerPamela Love
Plus, see the winners from the 2012 CFDA Awards!