American designers at all times have one occasion circled on their calendars in thick pink pen: the annual CFDA Fashion Awards, which honors the style business’s prime expertise. This yr’s pink carpet was crammed to the brim with well-dressed celebrities corresponding to Zendaya, Ciara, host Emily Blunt, and Anya Taylor-Joy, who all got here with their vogue A sport to help the nominees. Ashley Olsen was a visitor as properly as a nominee—The Row founders have been contenders for the American Accessory Designer of the Year award however finally misplaced to Telfar Clemens.
“The 2021 CFDA Fashion Awards mark the much-anticipated in-person return to our biggest fundraiser for CFDA’s scholarship programs,” CFDA CEO Steven Kolb mentioned in an announcement. “We’re also incredibly pleased to see several talented names among the nominees for the first time. American fashion is experiencing a renewed energy, and these designers play a significant role in the future trajectory of our industry.”
Keep studying to see the evening’s prime winners and the most effective pink carpet seems.
American Womenswear Designer of the Year: Christopher John Rogers for Christopher John Rogers
American Menswear Designer of the Year: Emily Adams Bode for Bode
American Accessory Designer of the Year: Telfar Clemens for Telfar
American Emerging Designer of the Year: Edvin Thompson for Theophilio
Fashion Icon: Zendaya
Face of the Year: Anya Taylor-Joy