Theodora & Callum, Stella & Dot Win Accessories Council Excellence Awards
As a toast to talented individuals who've shared their vision and design with the world this year, the Accessories Council is honoring ten brands and individuals at the 16th annual Accessories Council Excellence Awards.
Among the winners, there's the year's standout Stella & Dot, along with Theodora & Callum, and actress turned designer Camila Alves, but this year also marks a first for the ACE Awards. Three individuals from Calvin Klein will be honored with the Designer of the Year award – women’s creative director Francisco Costa, men’s creative director Italo Zucchelli and men’s and women’s shoes and accessories creative director Ulrich Grimm.
A full list of winners is below the jump!
DESIGNER OF THE YEAR: CALVIN KLEIN COLLECTION’S FRANCISCO COSTA, ITALO ZUCCHELLI, ULRICH GRIMM
BUSINESS EXCELLENCE: AMERICAN EXPRESS
BRAND OF THE YEAR: FOSSIL
TRENDSETTER OF THE YEAR: CAMILA ALVES
BRAND LAUNCH: THEODORA & CALLUM
VISIONARY: VINCE CAMUTO
SPECIALTY RETAILER: C. WONDER
MARYLOU LUTHER JOURNALISM AWARD: CONSTANCE C.R. WHITE
RETAIL INNOVATION: STELLA & DOT
INFLUENCER OF THE YEAR: ASSOULINE