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Fashion’s Finest


You may think Fashion Week’s excitement is caused by the look of Anna Wintour’s face as an outfit  passes her on the runway, or the trends that appear throughout the collections, well you are wrong! The fashion socialites are some of the most interesting, on trend people of the moment. Making their way from show to show in the most stylish and expensive outfits you can find. From Daphne Guinness to Margherita Missoni they never disappoint, but like designers there ia always a new generation. Here are some of fashions socialites of the moment….

Name: Michelle Harper

Occuaption: Founder of  CB LLC cosmetics

Famous For: Avant-garde outfits

Michelle Harper

Name: Claire, Jenna, Prisca and Virginie Courtin-Clarins

Occuaprtion: Heiress’ to cosmetics empire Clarins

Famous For: On trend style

Courtin-Clarins crew

Name: Solange Knowles

Occupation: Singer/songwriter/actress/model

Famous For: Her sister Beyonce

Solange Knowles

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CFDA Awards 2011


The time for the annual CFDA (Council of Fashion Designers of America) awards has come. The sun beaming down the red (or shall i say purple) carpet made this event look much more glamourous. Here are the nominies and winners of the evening.

WOMENSWEAR DESIGNER OF THE YEAR
Alexander Wang
Jack McCollough & Lazaro Hernandez for Proenza Schouler
Marc Jacobs

Winner: Jack McCollough & Lazaro Hernandez for Proenza Schouler

MENSWEAR DESIGNER OF THE YEAR
Michael Bastian
Patrik Ervell
Simon Spurr

Winner: Michael Bastian

ACCESSORY DESIGNER OF THE YEAR
Alexander Wang
Jack McCollough & Lazaro Hernandez for Proenza Schouler
Reed Krakoff

Winner: Alexander Wang

SWAROVSKI AWARD FOR WOMENSWEAR
Joseph Altuzarra
Ashley Olsen & Mary-Kate Olsen
Prabal Gurung

Winner: Prabal Gurung

SWAROVSKI AWARD FOR MENSWEAR
Alexander Wang
Phillip Lim
Robert Geller

Winner: Robert Geller

SWAROVSKI AWARD FOR ACCESSORY DESIGN
Alejandro Ingelmo
Eddie Borgo
Jason Wu
Pamela Love

Winner: Eddie Borgo

NTERNATIONAL AWARD
Phoebe Philo for Celine

MEDIA AWARD, given in honor of Eugenia Sheppard
Hilary Alexander

FOUNDERS AWARD, given in honor of Eleanor Lambert, the CFDA’s founder
Hal Rubenstein

FASHION ICON AWARD
Lady Gaga

GEOFFREY BEENE LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
Marc Jacobs

BOARD OF DIRECTORS’ SPECIAL TRIBUTE
Arthur Elgort

And now some photos!

Steven Kolb and DVF (president of CFDA)

Anna Wintour and fashion designer Haider Ackermann

Grace Coddington

Michael Kors, Miranda Kerr and Ashley Greene

Phoebe Philo and Kanye West

Zac Posen and Sessilee Lopez

Lady Gaga

Marc Jacobs and Sofia Coppola

Linda Fargo

Daphne Guinness and Olivier Theyskens

Proenza Schouler's Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez.

Michelle Harper

Alexander Wang and Iris Apfel

Robert Geller, Eddie Borgo and Prabal Gurung

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