The 2014 CFDA Awards Winners’ Circle

By  June 03, 2014

RihannaAnnaawardOn June 2, fashion’s most fashionable gathered to honor designers’ outstanding achievements. Designers, models, actresses and editors stepped out on Monday for the CFDA Awards ceremony, which honored this year’s standout fashion talent. In attendance were red carpet staples like Blake Lively, Lupita Nyong’o, Karlie Kloss, Emmy Rossum and Chanel Iman in addition to those who normally stay behind the scenes, like Zac Posen, Diane Von Furstenberg, Donna Karan and Michael Kors. With no sartorial missteps to note, everyone that walked the carpet represented something different about the dynamic industry that we call fashion. But unsurprisingly, Rihanna simply stole the show. Here’s a list of the evening’s other winners:

WOMENSWEAR DESIGNER OF THE YEAR: Joseph Altuzarra

MENSWEAR DESIGNER OF THE YEAR: Dao-Yi Chow & Maxwell Osborne, Public School

ACCESSORIES DESIGNER OF THE YEAR: Ashley Olsen & Mary-Kate Olsen, The Row

SWAROVSKI AWARD FOR WOMENSWEAR: Shane Gabier & Christopher Peters, Creatures of the Wind

SWAROVSKI AWARD FOR MENSWEAR: Tim Coppens

SWAROVSKI AWARD FOR ACCESSORIES: Irene Neuwirth

THE FOUNDER’S AWARD IN HONOR OF ELEANOR LAMBERT: Bethann Hardison

BOARD OF DIRECTORS’ TRIBUTE: Ruth Finley

GEOFFREY BEENE LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD: Tom Ford

INTERNATIONAL AWARD: Raf Simons for Dior

THE MEDIA AWARD IN HONOR OF EUGENIA SHEPPARD: Paul Cavaco

FASHION ICON AWARD: Rihanna