The 2013 CFDA Fashion Awards took place on Monday, June 3 at Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center. The annual event recognizes the outstanding contributions made to American fashion by individuals from all areas of the industry and related arts, with awards being given for design excellence in womenswear, menswear, and accessories as well as extraordinary accomplishments in journalism, creative vision, and lifetime achievement.
Presenting the winners and honorees of last night’s 2013 CFDA Fashion Awards:
Accessories Designer of the Year: Phillip Lim for 3.1 Phillip Lim Menswear Designer of the Year: Thom Browne Womenswear Designer of the Year: Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez for Proenza Schouler Swarovski Menswear Designer of the Year: Dao-Yi Chow and Maxwell Osborne for Public School Swarovski Womenswear Designer of the Year: Max Osterweis and Erin Beatty for Suno Swarovski Accessories Designer of the Year: Pamela Love The Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award: Vera Wang The Media Award in honor of Eugenia Sheppard: Tim Blanks The Founder’s Award in honor of Eleanor Lambert: Oscar de la Renta The Board of Directors’ Tribute: Colleen Atwood The International Award: Riccardo Tisci
For the Fall/Winter 2017 collection, Gildas Loaëc and Masaya Kuroki, co-founders and artistic directors of Maison Kitsuné, drew their inspiration from American pop culture and the aesthetic and creative energie of New York born, Paris based, artist William Klein.