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Banana Republic, CFDA Partner to Support Emerging U.S. Designers

Sketch by Timo Weiland

New York—Made—and designed—in the USA is something that’s on the minds of many retailers these days—from Walmart to Macy’s to … [Read more...]

CFDA Partners With POPSUGAR For Must Have Box


San Francisco--POPSUGAR (, announced today the first collaborative effort with the Council of Fashion Designers … [Read more...]

Fashion “Oscars:” CFDA Presents 2014 Fashion Awards

Anna Wintour and Rhianna (Photo: Billy Farrell Agency)

New York—As one of the most coveted awards in the fashion industry, the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) paid … [Read more...]

CFDA to Honor Rihanna with Fashion Icon Award

Rihanna gets spiff up at Dior last month during Paris Fashion Week

New York—Rihanna stole the show more than once recently during Paris Fashion Week as she pranced around town showing off her … [Read more...]

CFDA Names This Year’s Fashion Awards Honorees, Nominees


New York—There may not be cavalcade of international press poised break the nominations as happens with the Academy Awards, but … [Read more...]

Bloomies to Celebrate Super Bowl XLVIII


New York—Not a big fan of the Seahawks or the Broncos? No need to fear, Bloomingdale’s is offering a fashion solution.In … [Read more...]

2013 CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Awards Public School

Public School

New York—It’s an award that any emerging designer might covet, and even more exciting when you receive it in front of an A-list … [Read more...]

CFDA Partners with Chinese E-Tailer to Promote U.S. Fashion in China

New York—West meets East! The Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) said today that it had inked its first Chinese … [Read more...]

CFDA Names 2013 Fashion Award Nominees, Honorees

CFDA Awards

New York—While they might not get the TV coverage that the Oscars or Emmys do, The Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) … [Read more...]

Fashion’s Night Out Is Out

Fashion's Night Out

New York—Fashion’s Night Out, that September evening event aimed at luring consumers into retailers with special events and … [Read more...]

Reed Krakoff, Olsens Take Home Top CFDA Awards

Accessory Design winner Reed Krakoff, right, with presenter Jessica Pare

New York—In case you weren’t there to rub elbows with glitterati such as Bernadette Peters, Busy Philipps, Dakota Fanning, Devon … [Read more...]

CFDA Releases 2012 Fashion Award Nominees, Honorees

CFDA Fashion Award

New York—For the fashion business, The Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA)’s annual fashion awards are akin to the … [Read more...]