CFDA Awards 2016
On the 6th of June in New York was held awards ceremony of Council of Fashion Designers of America. Guests were invited to the Hammerstein Ballroom, where in the dinner format insiders of the fashion industry received the cherished statuette. Each year the CFDA surprises the audience with winners, and this time not without surprises.
The best women’s clothing designer was named Marc Jacobs, men — Tom Brown, the title of the best designer of accessories was Mansur Gavriel, Alessandro Michele was the best international designers, and Board of Directors’ Tribute was posthumously awarded David Bowie. Beyonce was named as fashion icon, which immediately became the subject for the disgruntled cries.
Also statues in various categories were awarded to:
Swarovski best womenswear designer — Brandon Maxwell
Swarovski best menswear designer — Alex, Matthew and Samantha Orly
Swarovski best designer of accessories — Paul Andrew
Jeffrey Bean Award “for his contributions to the development of fashion”: Norma Kamali
Best fashion lighting: Imran Amed for Buisiness of Fashion
Founders Award: Donna Karan
Among the CFDA guests were seen Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Anna Wintour, Tilda Swinton, Naomi Campbell, Kirsten Dants, Alex Chang, Olsen sisters, Karlie Kloss, Doutzen Kroes, Heidi Klum, Alessandra Ambrosio, Coco Rocha, Adriana Lima and other celebrities.