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All The Red Carpet Looks From The 2013 CFDA Awards

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The good, the bad and the WTF at last year's event! Read More »

Leave it to the annual CFDA Fashion Awards — “the Oscars of fashion” — to bring out all the fashions people in droves for one evening. The event honors the best and brightest in both new and established designers and, naturally, never fails to cull an attendance list of familiar names, from legit actresses like Jessica Chastain and Kerry Washington to beautiful and stylish but dubiously-employed types like Olivia Palermo. (Seriously, WHAT DOES SHE DO???? I am starting to get suspicious.) Because this is fashion, it’s rare that someone makes a misstep — all of the attendees are styled to the nines. Let’s check out what Rose Byrne, Linda Evangelista, the Mara sisters, and many more wore to the illustrious event…

The Good, The Bad & The WTF: The CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Awards

On Tuesday, Vogue hosted the Council of Fashion Designers of America’s annual fashion fund awards, bestowing glory and heaps of cash on one lucky designer. This year’s mega winner is Greg Chait, the man behind the collection The Elder Statesman. But while Greg may have won all the money, there was another battle being fought on the red carpet — it was the stylish against the total fashion messes. Let’s go to the photos…

Met Ball: The Good
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The Good, The Bad & The WTF At The 2012 CFDA Awards

The Council of Fashion Designers of America bestows awards on new young talent each year and throws itself a major party. Last night was the big event, and designers and their fans turned out in droves to honor one another. And the winners are… Keep reading »

CFDA Awards Redux: Best Tweets Of The Evening

If you’re a follower of fashion, by now you probably know the news about the big winners at this year’s CFDA Awards. And if not, Google will tell you all the basic deets in a snap. But, if you’re craving some of the insider-y details, check out these Tweets from in-the-know editors posted throughout the evening.
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Long Skirts My Ass: Rodarte Wins CFDA Award

Nary a day goes by lately without another store closing, one more report of plummeting sales figures and a bright glint of hope that Crocs may finally go under due to massive losses. Some economists and fashion analysts are even saying that these tough times have resulted in Depression-era style having a resurgence (not always a bad thing), like muted color palettes and longer skirts. But while the tanking economy is forcing some of us into Ramen dinners, ankle length sack skirts and boring colors, others are telling all economic indicators to screw themselves and sticking with bright, hot little dresses. And they’re doing better than most. Keep reading »

Quick Pic: Best Friends Forever

“Project Runway” buddies Heidi Klum and Michael Kors held hands while walking last night’s red carpet for the CFDA Fashion Awards. [NYC, 6/15/09] Keep reading »

Fashion World Officially Commends Michelle Obama

Michelle Obama hasn’t even been First Lady for a full two months, and she’s already getting recognized for making an impact on American fashion. The Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) announced that Obama will be presented with the Board of Directors’ Special Tribute when the year’s fashion awards are given in June. Along with this acknowledgement, the nominees for the Swarovski Award for Womenswear, given to an emerging American designer two Obama favorites: Thakoon Panichgul and Jason Wu. So, if a young designer wants commendation (and a sweet cash prize to help their business), clearly they should keep the First Lady in mind. And if Obama attends the CFDA gala, what will she wear — maybe a Thakoon-Wu mashup? Keep reading »

The CFDA and Vogue Announce the Fashion Fund Finalists

The Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) and Vogue revealed the 10 finalists for the fifth annual CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund initiative, which helps emerging designers with financial support and business mentoring. And the finalists are… (drumroll, please) Keep reading »

Slideshow: 2008 CFDA Awards

The CFDA Awards are one of those events where only cool, connected people get invited to celebrate designers who make clothes those of us who aren’t invited can’t afford. Sounds like fun! Last night’s party brought out the big guns — Maggie Gyllenhaal, the two Evas, and the ever present Posh Spice. Tons of pics, after the jump… Keep reading »

Quick Pic: Amy Poehler Brings Her Bump Out

This dress is awesome because it is flattering on women who are pregnant (Poehler) and women who are planning on eating a grande burrito for lunch [Me! -- Editor]. [CFDA Awards, NYC, 6/2/08] Keep reading »

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