The Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA)

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...]

Pharrell Williams to be Honored with CFDA Fashion Icon Award

Pharrell Williams

New York—Pharrell may be less than happy after a jury determined that he infringed on Marvin Gaye’s copyright last week, a$7.4 … [Read more...]

CFDA Reveals 2015 Fashion Award Honorees, Nominees

CFDA President Diane von Furstenberg

New York—The Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) choose to outmaneuver and outshine even the St. Patrick’s Day Parade … [Read more...]

NY Mayor De Blasio Launches $15 Million Fashion Program for City


New York--Mayor Bill de Blasio announced during New York Fashion Week that the City would triple its investment in the fashion … [Read more...]

Week in Review: 10 to Know

Diane von Furstenberg with CFDA CEO Steven Kolb (Photo: Billy Farrell Agency)

Week in Review: 10 to Know New York—If your name is Diane von Furstenberg, you had a pretty good week. (The only potential name … [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...]

Week in Review: Top 10 Online Articles


New York—Mentoring, partnerships and collaborations. They were a chief topic in fashion industry news this week.Topping the … [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...]

Week in Review: News to Know

Phillip Lim, winner of the CFDA Accessory Designer of the Year Award, and actress Rose Byrne at the 2013 CFDA Fashion Awards at Alice Tully Hall on June 3, 2013 in New York City.  (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)

New York--It was a week for looking ahead but also reviewing the past. For forward thinkers, there's our upcoming Spring/Summer … [Read more...]