CFDA 2014 nominees announced
The nominees for the CFDA Fashion Awards 2014 have been announced.
Womenswear Designer of the Year will be heavily contested, with Alexander Wang, Marc Jacobs and Joseph Altuzarra for Altuzarra battling it out for the coveted title.
Meanwhile, the Menswear Designer of the Year nominees are Maxwell Osborne and Dao-Yi Chow for Public School, Marcus Wainwright and David Neville for Rag & Bone and Thom Browne.
Previous winners of the Womenswear Award, Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen for The Row, will this year compete for the Accessories Designer of the Year honour, alongside Proenza Schouler's Lazaro Hernandez and Jack McCollough and Alexander Wang.
Tom Ford will be honoured with the Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award, while Raf Simons will receive the International Award.
The winners will be announced at a ceremony on June 2. Take a look at a list of the nominees below.
WOMENSWEAR DESIGNER OF THE YEAR
Joseph Altuzarra for Altuzarra
MENSWEAR DESIGNER OF THE YEAR
Maxwell Osborne and Dao-Yi Chow for Public School
Marcus Wainwright and David Neville for Rag & Bone
ACCESSORIES DESIGNER OF THE YEAR
Lazaro Hernandez and Jack McCullough for Proenza Schouler
Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen for The Row
SWAROVSKI AWARD FOR WOMENSWEAR
Shane Gabier and Christopher Peters for Creatures of the Wind
SWAROVSKI AWARD FOR MENSWEAR
Shayne Oliver for Hood by Air
SWAROVSKI AWARD FOR ACCESSORIES
GEOFFREY BEENE LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
THE MEDIA AWARD IN HONOR OF EUGENIA SHEPPARD
THE FOUNDER’S AWARD IN HONOR OF ELEANOR LAMBERT
BOARD OF DIRECTORS’ TRIBUTE