Most Inspirational Speeches From the CFDA Awards fashion design, indie clothing, style, beautyThe School of Fashion at Academy of Art University has chosen eight students to debut their thesis collections at New York Fashion Week. The Spring 2016 show marks the 10th anniversary of the School of Fashion's first showing at New York Fashion Week. "In the decade since our first...
Academy of Art University 2016 Graduation Fashion Show Guests to the School of Fashion include Azzedine Alaïa, Prosper and Martine Assouline, Max and Lubov Azria of BCBGMAXAZRIAGROUP, Yigal Azrouël, Geoffrey Beene, Rose Marie Bravo, Sarah Burton, Andrew Buckler, Julie Chaiken, The Honorable Bertrand Delanoë Mayor of Paris, David Downton, Steven...
Academy of Art University Spring 2016 CollectionsOn Friday, September 11th, eight designers from the School of Fashion at Academy of Art University presented their thesis collections at New York Fashion Week. The Spring 2016 show marked the 10th anniversary of the School of Fashion's first showing at New York Fashion Week. For the Spring...
Academy of Art University To Present Spring 2016 Collections During 10th Anniversary Showing at New York Fashion WeekThe School of Fashion at Academy of Art University has chosen eight students to debut their thesis collections at New York Fashion Week. The Spring 2016 show marks the 10th anniversary of the School of Fashion's first showing at New York Fashion Week. "In the decade since our first...
Worn Through " Domestic Affairs: April Showers While there you can see their many concurrent exhibitions, as well as the retrospective Geoffrey Beene: American Ingenuitywhich opened in January.
In San Francisco, High Style — which I reviewed here two weeks ago – is still open at the Legion of Honor. And Oscar de la Renta: His Legendary...
Joseph Altuzarra, Rihanna, Lupita Nyong'o, Raf Simons, Tom Ford on stage at the CFDA awards
Scholarships were awarded to Yi Deng, Drexel University (Geoffrey Beene Design Scholar), Carmela Osorio Lugo, Savannah College of Art & Design (Liz Claiborne Design Scholar), and Franky Tran, School of the Art Institute of Chicago (CFDA–Teen Vogue Scholar, in partnership with...
Joseph Altuzarra and Public School Win Designers of the Year
The Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award was presented to Tom Ford by Richard Buckley for his consistent, creative influence on fashion.
The Founder's Award in honor of Eleanor Lambert was presented to Bethann Hardison by Naomi Campbell for Hardison's efforts to promote racial...
CFDA Awards 2014 Winners
Tom Ford was presented with the Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award, while the International Award went to Belgian designer Raf Simons for his work at Christian Dior. Fashion Icon of the Year Rihanna also turned up, arriving at the awards in a sheer custom-made Adam Selman look...
Joseph Altuzarra named CFDA Womenswear Designer of the Year! (Plus all the other winners!)
Andas we told you a few months ago, Rihanna was honoured with the Fashion Icon award, while Tom Ford went home with the Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award.
A huge congratulations to each every one of the nominees and winners (click here to see the full list!) for their gargantuan...
Academy of Art University Graduation Fashion Show and Awards Ceremony
Guests to the School of Fashion include Azzedine Alaïa, Prosper and Martine Assouline, Yigal Azrouël, Geoffrey Beene, Rose Marie Bravo, Andrew Buckler, Julie Chaiken, The Honorable Bertrand Delanoë Mayor of Paris, David Downton, Steven Cox and Daniel Silver of Duckie Brown, Keanan Duffty,...
CFDA Fashion Awards Nominations 2014
This year's Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award goes to Tom Ford, while Raf Simons will walk away with acknowledgement for his international work.
The CFDA Fashion Awards 2014 will take place on June 2nd at the Alice Tully Hall in Lincoln Center, New York and will be supported by...
Olsens, Rosie Assoulin Among 2014 CFDA Fashion Award Nominees Proenza Schouler
Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen for The Row
SWAROVSKI AWARD FOR WOMENSWEAR
Shane Gabier and Christopher Peters for Creatures of the Wind
SWAROVSKI AWARD FOR MENSWEAR
Shayne Oliver for Hood by Air
SWAROVSKI AWARD FOR...
Academy of Art University at MBFW Fall 2014: Frank Tsai and Andrea Nieto
Andrea grew up in Cali, Valle del Cauca, Colombia, is on the Academy of Art Universit President's Honor List, was awarded a $10,000 scholarship through the YMA Scholarship Fund as a Geoffrey Beene National Scholar, and recently finished a design internship at BCBGMAXAZRIA.
H&M's Runway Blowout, Anna Ewers, and the gang wore big smiles and clothes that tapped into the season's key trends: oversize tailoring and wispy, lingerie-inspired slips; shearling outerwear (the shearling is faux, but the suede and leather are real); chunky sweaters; and even glittery sports jersey minidresses...
AAU Presents Fall 2014: Frank Tsai and Andrea Nieto855, and was recently awarded a $10,000 scholarship through the YMA Scholarship Fund as a Geoffrey Beene National Scholar.
For the 2013 Graduation Fashion Show, Andrea created the textile designs for B.F.A. Fashion Design student Shumpei Okamoto's senior collection. Her work in the 2013 show...
Marc Jacobs, Louis Vuitton Creative Director: One last look back
But Marc being Marc, one of our generation's leading fashion designers; four-time CFDA Womenswear Designer of the Year; and Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award recipient, achieved it all in one fowl swoop. And then some.
In 2003, when Marc was well and truly the captain at Vuitton's...
Start Pulling Out Your Wallet for this Kickstarter Campaign In that year and the following nine years, models and designers — Thierry Mugler, Cindy Crawford, Lypsinka, Geoffrey Beene, Bob Mackie, Naomi Campbell, Gianni Versace, Calvin Klein — came together to support the cause with a high-energy, high-wattage runway show.
Afonso Salcedo, who hails...
CFDA 2013 - Who Won the Awards & Who Won the Best Dressed List Designer Phillip Lim took home the CFDA Accessory Designer of the Year award and Vera Wang was the proud receiver of the Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award, presented to her by Ralph Lauren.
Here are some of my fav looks from the red carpet that night!
Miranda Kerr in Proenza...
Vera Wang receives Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement AwardNew York native Vera Wang was honored with the Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award by the Council of Fashion Designers at its star-studded awards show this week at the Lincoln Center. Wang received the award from her mentor, and former employer, Ralph Lauren.
Wang, 63, was initially a...
From the Four Seasons to The Westway, all the CFDA after-parties It is also written in the books that Vera Wang, who later celebrated with a splashy party in the Pool Room of the Four Seasons, is now the proud holder of the Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement honor. That is fact. On the other hand, they don't give out CFDA Awards for things like, say,...