Last night in New York City, the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) held its annual awards ceremony to celebrate those designers and celebrities who, over the past year, have truly excelled and reached new heights with their innovation and creativity.
So, Christopher John Rogers was honored as the Womenswear Designer of the Year, while Emily Bode-Aujla for Bode won the Menswear Designer of the Year.
International Womenswear Designer of the Year is Demna Gvasalia for Balenciaga, and fellow Wales Bonner founder Grace Wallace Bonner was named Best International Men's Designer.
Telfar Clemens, who was not in-attendance, took home the award for Accessories Designer of The Year for his eponymous brand Telfar. Telfar bags made a splash and became the main object of desire, according to The Lyst ratings.
Theophilio designer Edvin Thompson claimed the award for American Emerging Designer of the Year.
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The Fashion Icon award went to Zendaya, whose every way out on the red carpet attracts close public attention. The actress’s star stylist Law Roach helps Zendea create vivid, memorable looks, thanks to which she is a style icon for many modern girls.
The Face of the Year award went to Anya Taylor-Joy. The Queen’s Gambit received the coveted statuette from Cara Delevingne’s hands. Colombian journalist Nina Garcia took home the Media Award.