CFDA Award Winners Announced!
By Nick Burns
At last night's star-studded Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) Awards, the gossip reached a fever-pitch for who would take home the awards. Would the handsome duo behind Proenza Schouler take home their third award? Would Thom Browne defeat Tom Ford?
However, the recent passing of Yves Saint Laurent gave the festivities a somber tone and many guests appeared in Saint Laurent's iconic Le Smoking jacket to pay their respects to the late great designer.
Without further ado, here are this years CFDA Award winners!
Menswear Designer of the Year
Womenswear Designer of the Year
Francisco Costa for Calvin Klein Collection
Accessory Designer of the Year
International Designer Award
Dries van Noten
Swarovski Award for Emerging Talent - Menswear
Scott Sternberg for Band of Outsiders
Swarovski Award for Emerging Talent - Womenswear
Kate and Laura Mulleavy for Rodarte
Swarovski Award for Emergin Talent - Accessories