>>
Home / Knowledge / News / Fashion / CFDA honors Vera Wang as Designer Of The Year

CFDA honors Vera Wang as Designer Of The Year

14
Jun '05
The Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) Salutes the Best of American Fashion at The New York Public Library

CFDA (Council of Fashion Designers of America) announced the winners and lauded the special honorees at the 2005 CFDA Fashion Awards. Vera Wang was named Womenswear Designer of the Year, John Varvatos was named Menswear Designer of the Year, and Marc Jacobs was named Accessory Designer of the Year.


Derek Lam won Swarovski's Perry Ellis Award for Emerging Talent Womenswear, while Alexandre Plokhlov for Cloak won for Swarovski's Perry Ellis Award for Emerging Talent Menswear, and Anthony Camargo and Nak Armstrong for Anthony Nak won the Swarovski's Perry Ellis Award for Emerging Talent Accessory Design.

Designer Diane Von Furstenberg was honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award; Alber Elbaz, Artistic Director of Lanvin, received the International Award; Supermodel Kate Moss received the Award for Fashion Influence, while ELLE's publication director Gilles Bensimon received the Eugenia Sheppard Award, and fashion designer Norma Kamali was given the Board of Directors' Special Tribute.

The evening began with a preview of the new documentary "Seamless," which tells the story of 10 emerging American designers who were the finalists for the first annual CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund, and an affecting speech about her experiences as an emerging fashion designer, by Doo-Ri Cheung, who was featured in the film.

Also in attendance were luminaries from the fashion and entertainment worlds, including Anderson Cooper, Anne Hathaway, Alan Cumming, Catherine Deneuve, Claire Danes, David Bowie & Iman, Daria Werbowy, Emmy Rossum, Eva Mendes, Gretchen Moll, Heidi Klum, Joan Allen, Karolina Kurkova, Live Schreiber, Linda Evangelista, Mandy Moore, Nicole Richie, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Seal, Twyla Tharp and more than 100 members of the CFDA.


Must ReadView All

Pic: Shutterstock

Textiles | On 21st Jan 2022

China to optimise energy production, supply, storage, sales

As the global energy market faces complicated situations, China’s top ...

Pic: Shutterstock

Retail | On 20th Jan 2022

Clothing retail sales in US grew 33.1% during holiday season: NRF

Retail sales during 2021’s November-December holiday season grew 14.1 ...

Pic: Shutterstock

Textiles | On 20th Jan 2022

ILO downgrades labour market recovery forecast for 2022

Geneva-based International Labour Organisation (ILO) has downgraded...

Interviews View All

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Always best to produce under own supervision

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Biggest learning was adaptability

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Led by MMF, Indian apparel exports likely to double in next 3 years

Juan Pares Boj,

Juan Pares Boj

Textil Santanderina is a cutting-edge textile company located in...

Atul Ganatra,

Atul Ganatra

<div>Engaged in providing a wide range of services to the entire cotton...

Zayed Moyeen,

Zayed Moyeen

Far East Knitting and Dyeing Industries LTD (FEKDIL) was established in...

Hemant Bheda, Arevo

Hemant Bheda
Arevo

Arevo, based in Silicon Valley in California, develops technology to...

Frank Heislitz, Freudenberg

Frank Heislitz
Freudenberg

Freudenberg Performance Materials is a leading global manufacturer of...

Sanjay Raut, Garware Technical Fibres Ltd

Sanjay Raut
Garware Technical Fibres Ltd

Garware Technical Fibres Ltd (formerly Garware-Wall Ropes Ltd) is a...

Bani Pasricha,  Label - Bani Pasricha

Bani Pasricha
Label - Bani Pasricha

An Indian fashion-designer and a recipient of one of the most prestigious...

Rocky Star, Label - Rocky Star

Rocky Star
Label - Rocky Star

<b>Rocky Star,</b> an Indian designer known for his inspiration from the...

Abhishek Bajaj & Samiksha Bajaj, Samshek

Abhishek Bajaj & Samiksha Bajaj
Samshek

Samshek is a fashion forward tech brand which combines digital experience...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

Leave your Comments

ESTEEMED CLIENTS

Arvind Limited
Tchibo GmbH
Sateri (Jiujiang) Fiber Co.,Ltd
TESCO INTERNATIONAL SOURCING LIMITED
Permoda(Koaj/Armi/Pronto/Bkul)
Cat Tuong Real Estate Group Joint Stock Company
The Top Form Brassiere Manufacturing Company Limited
Gloria Jeans
Tommy Hilfiger
Grasim Industries Limited
Deckers Outdoor (Guangzhou) Consultant Co., LTD.
Asos
Page Industries Limited (Bangalore)
Green Fibre
Target Corporation (MN)
Midas Clothing Limited
SHAHI Exports Pvt Ltd
Vianney Textil Hogar S.A. De C.V.
Chico’ FAS
KAS Direct Sourcing
OVS Hong Kong Sourcing Ltd.
Restoque S.A.
Sportmaster Ltd.
HYOSUNG CORPORATION INDIA PRIVATE LIMITED
Guess Europe Sagl,
Aquarelle Clothing Limited
BIANCA
Boardriders Asia Sourcing Limited
Truetzschler India Private Limited
Aramark Uniform ;& Career Apparel, LLC
IDH – The Sustainable Trade Initiative
Benetton Group
Rayonese Textile Inc., Division de Culp Inc.
Gap International Sourcing Limited
BIRLA CENTURY A DIVISION OF CENTURY TEXTILES AND INDUSTRIES
Splash
Babyshop
Lifestyle
KIABI
Walmart
IKEA of Sweden AB
Abit
Seasalt Limited
Decathlon
Gatsby Africa
Bluestem Global Sourcing Limited
Amazon China
LC Waikiki
Eastman Chemical Company
Desigual - ABASIC, S.A.
Lisa S.P.A.
J ;& P Coats
Huntsman (Singapore) Pte Ltd
PVH Corporation
Puma
Gokaldas Exports Limited
SYNERGIES HONG KONG LIMITED
Brandix Lanka Limited
Chori Company Limited
John Varvatos
Under Armour Global Sourcing Ltd
Lacoste (Wanchai)
C;&A Sourcing International Ltd
G-Star Raw C.V.
Lululemon Athletica Inc
Vardhman Textile Ltd
NITI Aayog
Calvin Klein
Hirdaramani International Export Private Limited
Sainsbury's Argos Asia Limited
MAS Active / MAS Kreeda / MAS Bodyline
Lenzing Aktiengesellschaft
Maceton Limited
International Textile Manufacturers Federation
Recron Polyester from Reliance Industries Limited
Rosset ;& Cia Limited
The LYCRA Company Singapore  Pte. Ltd
Esprit Europe Services GmbH
T.T. Limited
THE BOMBAY DYEING ;& MFG.CO. LTD
H;&M Hennes ;& Mauritz (Far East) Ltd
BIMBA ;& LOLA SL
Alison Hayes Romania
Helly Hansen Far East Ltd
Sportswear Company Spa
Alix Partners
Hela Clothing Pvt Ltd
Etam Group Strategy Hong Kong Limited
Tory Burch Hong Kong Ltd
Varner AS Retail

January 2022

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.


Advanced Search