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The Council of Fashion Designers of America 2010 Winners

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There was a moving tribute to McQueen by SJP, Iman won the Fashion Icon Award, Michael Kors won the Geoffrey Beane Lifetime Acheivement Award, Christopher Bailey won the International Award. and Paper Magazine’s editor and publisher Kim Hastreiter showed up in pink flip flops to receive her Eugenia Sheppard Award.

Photo: Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images/ The Cut

From the Cut:

THE WINNER’S CIRCLE
Womenswear Designer of the Year
The nominees:
Alexander Wang, Donna Karan, Marc Jacobs
The winner:
Marc Jacobs
Menswear Designer of the Year
The nominees:
Michael Bastian, David Neville and Marcus Wainwright for rag & bone, Tom Ford
The winner:
David Neville and Marcus Wainwright for rag & bone
Accessory Designer of the Year
The nominees:
Alexis Bittar, Marc Jacobs, Lazaro Hernandez and Jack McCollough for Proenza Schouler
The winner:
Alexis Bittar
Swarovski Award for Womenswear
The nominees:
Jason Wu, Joseph Altuzarra, Prabal Gurung
The winner:
Jason Wu
Swarovski Award for Menswear
The nominees:
Patrik Ervell, Richard Chai, Simon Spurr
The winner:
Richard Chai
Swarovski Award for Accessory Design
The nominees:
Alexander Wang, Dana Lorenz, Eddie Borgo
The winner:
Alexander Wang
Popular Vote
The winner:
Ralph Lauren (again!)

CFDA Awards 2009 Nominees

From the CFDA website.

NEW YORK, March 17, 2009 – The Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) announced yesterday that Marc Jacobs, Kate & Laura Mulleavy for Rodarte, and Narciso Rodriguez have been nominated for the Womenswear Designer of the Year Award. The 2009 CFDA Fashion Awards winners will be announced at the annual gala, generously underwritten by Swarovski, on June 15 at Alice Tully Hall at Lincoln Center. The official announcement of nominees and honorees was made last night at an exclusive event hosted by Swarovski and the CFDA Board of Directors at the Rooftop Gardens at Rockefeller Center.

In addition, Michael Bastian, Scott Sternberg for Band of Outsiders, and Italo Zucchelli for Calvin Klein have been nominated for the Menswear Designer of the Year Award, while Marc Jacobs, Jack McCollough & Lazaro Hernandez for Proenza Schouler, and Vera Wang have been nominated for the Accessory Designer of the Year Award.

Thakoon Panichgul, Alexander Wang, Jason Wu have been nominated for the Swarovski Award for Womenswear. The nominees for the Swarovski Award for Menswear are Patrik Ervell, Robert Geller, and Tim Hamilton. For the Swarovski Award for Accessory Design, the nominees are Justin Giunta for Subversive Jewelry, Alejandro Ingelmo, and Albertus Q. Swanepoel. The Swarovski Award recipients in each category will receive generous financial support from Swarovski as well as exposure to the company’s vast and innovative CRYSTALLIZED TM – Swarovski Elements.

The Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award will be presented to Anna Sui.

The Board of Directors’ Special Tribute will be presented to First Lady Michelle Obama.

The other special award honorees are:
Eugenia Sheppard Award – Edward Nardoza, Editor-in-Chief, Women’s Wear Daily

International Award – Marc Jacobs for Louis Vuitton

Eleanor Lambert Award – Jim Moore, Creative Director, GQ