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AAFA celebrates fashion with the American Image Awards

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Apr '19
(Left): Steven Kolb (CFDA), Stacey Bendet (CEO, Alice and Olivia) (Right): Brandon Maxwell (Fashion Designer)Pic: PR Newswire/AAFA
(Left): Steven Kolb (CFDA), Stacey Bendet (CEO, Alice and Olivia) (Right): Brandon Maxwell (Fashion Designer)Pic: PR Newswire/AAFA
The American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA) hosted the AAFA American Image Awards recently in New York City celebrating fashion and retail industry accomplishments. The honourees included Isaac Ash, president of United Legwear & Apparel Co as Person of the Year; American Eagle Outfitters as Retailer of the Year; and Birkenstock as Company of the Year.

Eileen Fisher was Designer of the Year, WWD was Media Brand of the Year and Ruthie Davis X Disney Princess was Fashion Collaboration of the Year, according to an AAFA press release.

Hosted by award-winning actress Brooke Shields, the event benefitted the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) Foundation.

Known for her commitment to social issues and timeless designs, Eileen Fisher engaged audiences with her inspiring journey through the fashion industry, as well as her latest inspiring projects.

Isaac Ash committed to donating 500,000 pairs of socks to Delivering Good. (DS)

Fibre2Fashion News Desk – India


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