2017 CFDA Fashion Awards Nominations Announced

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The Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) chairwoman Diane von Furstenberg did the honors and announced the nominees and honorees at a reception at Rascale Studios for CFDA’s 2017 Fashion Awards, which will be held June 5 in New York City.

The 2017 CFDA Award Nominees and Honorees are:
Womenswear Designer of the Year Award Nominees
Joseph Altuzarra for Altuzarra
Raf Simons for Calvin Klein
Marc Jacobs
Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez for Proenza Schouler
Ashley Olsen and Mary-Kate Olsen for The Row
 
Menswear Designer of the Year Award Nominees
Raf Simons for Calvin Klein
Robert Geller
Thom Browne
Tim Coppens
Todd Snyder
 
Accessory Designer of the Year Award Nominees
Stuart Vevers for Coach
Irene Neuwirth
Rachel Mansur and Floriana Gavriel for Mansur Gavriel
Paul Andrew
Ashley Olsen and Mary-Kate Olsen for The Row
 
Swarovski Award for Emerging Talent Nominees
Laura Vassar Brock and Kristopher Brock for Brock Collection
Gabriela Hearst
Laura Kim and Fernando Garcia for Monse
Virgil Abloh for Off-White
Sander Lak for Sies Marjan
 
Swarovski Award for Positive Change Recipient
Kenneth Cole
 
Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient
Rick Owens
 
Founder's Award Recipient
Pat McGrath
 
International Award Recipient
Demna Gvasalia for Vetements and Balenciaga
 
Board of Directors' Tribute Recipients
Cecile Richards, Gloria Steinem, and Janelle Monáe
 
Fashion Icon Award Recipient
Franca Sozzani

-Devashree Goenka