by Jessica Gaertner - June 4, 2019 Fashion News
The CFDA Awards (AKA The Oscars of Fashion) honours excellence in fashion design, and the best designers have officially been crowned!
For those who are playing catchup, the CFDA Awards is the ‘Council of Fashion Designers of America’ award ceremony where designers are acknowledged for their incredible creative talent. This is one of the prime times of the year for celebrities to put their best foot forward and their chicest clothes on.
Take your time to scroll through some of the best looks that graced the pink carpet on Monday night and to find out who the deserving winners are.
Womenswear Designer of the Year: Brandon Maxwell
Menswear Designer of the Year: Rick Owens
Accessories Designer of the Year: Ashley Olsen and Mary-Kate Olsen for The Row
Emerging Designer of the Year: Emily Adams Bode for Bode
Valentino Garavani and Giancarlo Giammetti International Award: Sarah Burton for Alexander McQueen
Positive Change Award: Eileen Fisher
Founder’s Award: Carine Roitfeld
Media Award: Lynn Yaeger
Fashion Icon: Jennifer Lopez
Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award: Bob Mackie
Board of Directors’ Tribute Award: Barbie