On June 6th the CFDA held their annual award ceremony in New York City at the Hammerstien Ballroom and it brought with it a slew of designers, industry insiders and celebrities- everyone from Jessica Chastain to Lauren Conrad to Victor Cruz. The ceremony was hosted by Joel Mchale with Jennifer Hudson performing a Prince tribute as well as a special performance by Michael C. Hall.
Notable winners included Beyoncé when she made a surprise appearance accepting the Fashion Icon Award, with Donna Karan receiving the Founders Award and Tilda Swinton accepted the Board of Directors Special Tribute Award on behalf of the late David Bowie.
Take a look at the gallery of some our favorite looks and also check out the full list of winners!
Fashion Icon Award
Womenswear Designer of the Year
Swarovski Award for Womenswear
Swarovski Award for Menswear
Orley: Alex Orley, Matthew Orley, Samantha Orley
Swarovski Award for Accessory Design
Menswear Designer of the Year
Accessories Designer of the Year
Mansur Gavriel: Rachel Mansur and Floriana Gavriel
Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award
The Founder’s Award in Honor of Eleanor Lambert
Gucci: Alessandro Michele
The Board of Directors’ Special Tribute Award
The Media Award in Honor of Eugenia Sheppard
Imran Amed, editor in chief of The Business of Fashion