Hot on the heels of New York Fashion Week wrapping up, the Council of Fashion Designers of America has announced the nominees and honorees for this year’s CFDA Fashion Awards. The VIP red carpet ceremony and seated gala dinner, presented by Amazon Fashion once again, is set to take place at the American Museum of Natural History on November 6. Here’s a look at who’s tipped for what categories this time around.
American Womenswear Designer of the Year
Joseph Altuzarra for Altuzarra
Christopher John Rogers
Catherine Holstein for Khaite
Raul Lopez for LUAR
American Menswear Designer of the Year
Mike Amiri for AMIRI
Colm Dillane for KidSuper
Teddy von Ranson for TEDDY VONRANSON
Thom Browne for Thom Browne New York
American Accessory Designer of the Year
Stuart Vevers for Coach
Raul Lopez for LUAR
Ashley Olsen and Mary-Kate Olsen for The Row
Shop with Google American Emerging Designer of the Year
Rachel Scott for Diotima
Tanner Richie and Fletcher Kasell for Tanner Fletcher
Carly Mark for Puppets And Puppets
Additionally, the Board of Director’s Tribute will go to Vera Wang in recognition of her impact on the bridal category. The Founder’s Award in honor of Eleanor Lambert goes to Domenico De Sole this year, and Maria Cornejo will receive the Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award. A Media Award in honor of Eugenia Sheppard will be presented to Alina Cho. Mara Hoffman will receive the Environmental Sustainability Award. And this year’s International Designer of the Year is Jonathan Anderson for J.W. Anderson and Loewe.
“This year’s nominees and honorees are diverse, creative, and entrepreneurial, and each, in their own way, is reshaping the present and future of our industry and the global fashion landscape,” Steven Kolb, CEO of the CFDA, said in a release. “We look forward to celebrating all talents at the 2023 CFDA Fashion Awards presented by Amazon Fashion this fall.”
Predictions on a postcard, please!