Posts tagged "cfda"

Models Under 18 In New York Will Soon Be Protected By Child Labor Laws

We know that some models pursue dangerous measures in the hopes they will join the cadre of elites. We know that being a top model means million-dollar contracts and the key…

Jessica Wakeman | June 14, 2013 - 2:30 pm

The Model Alliance Petitions For Child Model’s Rights

Ever wonder why the models stomping down the runway at Fashion Week look nothing like you? Like, you’re so much bigger that one of those girls could easily wear you…

Jessica Wakeman | March 26, 2013 - 4:00 pm

Greg Chait Has A Great Beard And Is Also The Vogue Fashion Fund/CDFA Winner

Greg Chait is the dude behind the menswear label The Elder Statesman, and he’s also the latest Council of Fashion Designers of America Vogue Fashion Fund winner. Chait’s label is…

Julie Gerstein | November 14, 2012 - 2:40 pm

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…

Julie Gerstein | November 14, 2012 - 2:00 pm

Well Played: Jenna Lyons At The CFDA Awards Ceremony

J. Crew creative director Jenna Lyons is one of our longtime much-agreed-upon style crushes. If we could all mix J. Crew with high fashion half as well as she does,…

Rachel Krause | June 5, 2012 - 4:40 pm

Field Guide: A Beginner’s Guide To This Year’s CFDA Award Winners

The Council of Fashion Designers of America, better known as the CFDA, holds an awards ceremony each year to celebrate achievement in fashion design — the Oscars of the fashion…

Rachel Krause | June 5, 2012 - 3:40 pm

CFDA And Vogue Launch A New Green Initiative To Curb Fashion’s Carbon Footprint

April is Earth Month, so naturally it’s the perfect opportunity for the fashion world (and, it goes without saying, the world over) to stand up and do what they can…

Rachel Krause | April 21, 2012 - 3:00 pm

Revealed: Joseph Altuzarra’s Collaboration With J. Crew

Part of (adorable) designer Joseph Altuzarra’s duty as CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund winner is to design a collaborative collection for J. Crew — and now we’re finally seeing the fruits of…

Julie Gerstein | April 18, 2012 - 12:40 pm

Meet Joseph Altuzarra, the New CFDA Vogue Fashion Fund Winner

Joseph Altuzarra’s eponymous collection has only been around since 2009, but it hasn’t taken him long to make a name for himself. This week, it was announced that Altuzarra’s line…

Julie Gerstein | November 20, 2011 - 3:00 pm

Traveling With The Fashion Elite

We’re not into dense and heavy tomes during the summer months. Co-published by the Council of Fashion Designers of America, American Fashion Travel: Designers on the Go is just the…

Annika Harris | June 16, 2011 - 12:40 pm

Lady Gaga Thanks The Photographers Who Told Her She Was Pretty

“Thank you to all of the photographers that, very early on in my career, thought that I was beautiful. Because there were many who didn’t understand my face. And didn’t…

Julie Gerstein | June 8, 2011 - 4:40 pm

New Bill Proposed To Protect Designers From The Knockoff Biz

A new bill to appease the fashion industry’s gripes with copycat issues has been proposed by Senator Charles Schumer. Interestingly, the bill doesn’t exactly cut down the Forever 21s and…

Leonora Epstein | August 6, 2010 - 3:20 pm

Root For CFDA Nominee Pamela Love

The CFDA has announced this year’s nominees for the Fashion Fund award. Supported by Vogue and big retailers like J. Crew, the prize is a big deal for emerging designers,…

Leonora Epstein | July 19, 2010 - 8:45 pm

Fashionably Random: What Else Does CFDA Stand For?

Guns and fashion have little to do with each other (one would hope), but not according to Google. Today, when we were doing some research on the CFDA (Council of…

Leonora Epstein | July 19, 2010 - 12:40 pm

Your Favorite Fashion Designers Show How They Decorate Their Homes

If you weren’t already jealous of designers’ aesthetic abilities when it comes to creating clothes, you’re certainly going to be envious of their interior design skills and massive pads. The…

Bianca Posterli | June 1, 2010 - 7:15 pm

Should Fashion Knockoffs Be Illegal?

Over the weekend, a fashion industry caucus called the “Congressional Apparel Manufacturing and Fashion Business Caucus” was approved in Washington, DC. Boring though the name may be, the things they’d…

Lily Q | March 31, 2010 - 5:20 pm

Fashion Bloggers Can Cast CFDA Ballots … If They Ask Nicely

It’s official: Fashion bloggers are taking over the world and are infiltrating all areas of the industry. And you thought it was only about fame and free stuff? (Note: Wait,…

Leonora Epstein | February 25, 2010 - 9:45 pm

Beyonce Wants You To Buy A Shirt For Haiti

Beyonce has been named the official face of the Council of Fashion Designers of America’s “Fashion for Haiti” knit tee, which (at $25 a pop) will benefit the Clinton Bush…

Lauren Panariello | February 11, 2010 - 9:15 pm

Google’s Latest Launch: A Fashion Line

Not only is Google trying to take over the entire world, but they’re also attempting to invade your closets. Apparently, the Internet giant is selling some rather high-fashion goods in…

Leonora Epstein | February 9, 2010 - 7:20 pm

Olsens To Design For JCPenney!

Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen have a long way since their days of cheap-o Wal-Mart fashions. And were it not for the serious success of their high-style line, The Row, the…

Leonora Epstein | October 24, 2009 - 1:30 pm
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