CFDA awards 2012 winners

And the winners were:

Womenswear Designer of the Year:

Nominees: Marc Jacobs, Ashley Olsen and Mary-Kate Olsen of The Row, Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez of Proenza Schouler

Winner: Ashley Olsen and Mary-Kate Olsen of The Row

Menswear Designer of the Year:

Nominees: Patrik Ervell, Billy Reid, Simon Spurr

Winner: Billy Reid

Accessories Designer of the Year:

Nominees: Alexander Wang, Reed Krakoff, Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez of Proenza Schouler

Winner: Reed Krakoff

Swarovski Award for Emerging Talent in Womenswear:

Nominees: Joseph Altuzarra, Chris Peters and Shane Gabier of Creatures of the Wind, Max Osterweis and Erin Beatty of Suno

Winner: Joseph Altuzarra

Swarovksi Award for Emerging Talent in Menswear:

Nominees: Antonio Azzuolo, Todd Snyder, Phillip Lim

Winner: Phillip Lim

Swarovski Award for Emerging Talent in Accessories:

Nominees: Tabitha Simmons, Pamela Love, Irene Neuwirth

Winner: Tabitha Simmons

Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award: Tommy Hilfiger

International Award: Rei Kawakubo

Founders Award, in honor of Eleanor Lambert: Andrew Rosen

Media Award, in honor of Eugenia Sheppard: Scott Schuman and Garance Doré

Fashion Icon Award: Johnny Depp

CFDA 2012 fashion

The CFDA Awards (Council of Fashion & Designers of America 2012 took place recently and below was the red carpet.

Faves were:

Joan Smalls in Michael Kors, Julianne Hough in Kaufman Franco, Lily Collins in Marchesa, Selita Ebanks in Herve Leger and Zoe Saldana in Prabal Gurung.

Worst were:

Candice Swanepoel, Dakota Fanning in Proenza Schouler, Donna Karan, the Olsen Twins in The Row & Kate Bosworth in Alyuzarra.