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Ashley Olsen and her sister Mary-Kate Olsen attended the 2011 CFDA Fashion Awards nominees and honorees announcement party last night (March 16) in New York City.
Ashley looked super chic and sophisticated wearing a baby pink two-piece suit from The Row Pre-Fall 2011 collection.
further ado, the 2011 nominees are:
WOMENSWEAR DESIGNER OF THE YEAR
Marc Jacobs Alexander Wang Proenza Schouler
MENSWEAR DESIGNER OF THE YEAR
Simon Spurr Michael Bastian Patrick Ervell
ACCESSORY DESIGNER OF THE YEAR
Reed Krakoff Proenza Schouler Alexander Wang
Olsen & Mary-Kate Olsen, Prabal Gurung
For MenswearDesigner of the Year: Alexander Wang, Phillip Lim, Robert Geller
For AccessoriesDesigner of the Year: Alejandro Ingelmo, Eddie Borgo, Jason Wu, Pamela Love
TheGeoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award, named for the four-time CFDA...
nominees; the group includes such diverse and extraordinary talent. We are particularly proud of each designer nominated for a Swarovski Award. They are the perfect example of emerging American design talent and have displayed a keen sense for the future of fashion."
Nominations for each...
CFDA Fashion Award Nominees Set
The Council of Fashion Designers of America has chosen its 2011 CFDA Fashion Awards nominees and honorees.
Alexander Wang, Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez of Proenza Schouler and Marc Jacobs will be competing for this year's Womenswear Designer of the...
Mary-Kate Olsen and her sister Ashley Olsen attended the 2011 CFDA Fashion Awards nominees and honorees announcement party last night (March 16) in New York City.
Mary-Kate opted for a more casual look compared to her sister and wore a black silk blazer styled with a black blouse from the...
Alejandro Ingelmo, Eddie Borgo, Jason Wu, and Pamela Love
The Swarovski Award recipients in each category will receive financial support from Swarovski as well as exposure to the company's vast and innovative Swarovski crystal resources.
The Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award will...
Menswear Designer of the Year Michael Bastian Patrik Ervell Simon Spurr
Womenswear Designer of the Year Alexander Wang Jack McCollough & Lazaro Hernandez for Proenza Schouler Marc Jacobs
Accessory Designer of the Year Alexander Wang Jack McCollough & Lazaro Hernandez for Proenza...
award(s). A personal opinion of course, but in this case an opinion with an affect. I did my best.
The awards are based on both the Spring/Summer, & Fall/Winter of 2013.
The time-line for the nomination and awards are as follows:
- Nominations are due by Monday, March 11 at...