The 2014 CFDA Fashion Awards was hosted by film director and screenwriter John Waters on Monday, June 2 at Alice Tully Hall, in Loncoln Center presented in collaboration with Swarovski.
Everyone who is anyone in the fashion industry attended dressed to the nines to honor those nominated for their extraordinary work within the fashion industry! Winning a Council of Fashion Designers of America Award is just as grand for a fashion designer as winning the Academy Award for an actor or actress! So let’s see which fashion industry darlings were honored and who won this storied award!
2014 Nominees & Honorees
FASHION ICON AWARD
THE MEDIA AWARD IN HONOR OF EUGENIA SHEPPARD
Raf Simons for Dior
GEOFFREY BEENE LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
BOARD OF DIRECTORS’ TRIBUTE
THE FOUNDER’S AWARD IN HONOR OF ELEANOR LAMBERT
SWAROVSKI AWARD FOR ACCESSORIES
SWAROVSKI AWARD FOR MENSWEAR
Shayne Oliver for Hood by Air
MENSWEAR DESIGNER OF THE YEAR
Marcus Wainwright & David Neville, Rag & Bone
Dao-Yi Chow & Maxwell Osborne, Public School
WOMENSWEAR DESIGNER OF THE YEAR
The annual event recognizes the outstanding contributions made to American fashion by individuals from all areas of the industry and related arts, with awards being given for design excellence in womenswear, menswear, and accessories as well as extraordinary accomplishments in journalism, creative vision, and lifetime achievement.
Nominations for each award category are submitted by The CFDA Fashion Awards Guild, an invitation only network comprised of top fashion retailers, journalists, stylists, influencers and the 450+ member designers of the CFDA. The nominees, as well as recipients of the honorary awards are ratified by the CFDA Board of Directors.
The Official Sponsors of the CFDA Fashion Awards are:
Intel, Official Technology Sponsor
MAC, Official Beauty Sponsor
Lexus, Official Automotive Sponsor
Veuve Clicquot, Official Champagne Partner
Proximo, Official Spirits Sponsor
WHO WERE YOUR FAVORITE NOMINEES? DID YOU GUESS THE WINNERS? SHARE YOUR THOUGHTS BELOW!!
xoxo Dara Senders – The Style Senders
Photos by Zimbio, All information provided by the CFDA.