New York—The spotlight was on accessories last night at the Accessories Council’s 17th annual ACE Awards held at Cipriani 42nd Street.
The biggest names in the industry were honored at the gala: leaders, designers, retailers, celebrities and emerging brands within the accessories and fashion industries, those who made significant contributions made over the past year.
Honorees included: Iman, Phillip Lim, Alexis Bittar, Hamish Bowles, Kate Young, Marcus Wainwright and David Neville (rag & bone), Stacy Keibler, Olivia Palermo, Jamie Nordstrom and Margaret Myers (Nordstrom), David Gilboa and Neil Blumenthal (Warby Parker), among others.
Additional attendees included: Jason Wu, Tommy Hilfiger, Naeem Khan, Joan Collins, Tabitha Simmons, Tory Burch, Hal Rubenstein, Rebecca Minkoff, Eva Chen, Andy Spade, Eric Daman, Lauren Santo Domingo, Monica Rick Kosann, Guordan Banks, Nicky Hilton, Stacy Igel, Carlos Falchi, Kate Lanphear, Agatha Relota, and more!
In addition, there was a live performance by acclaimed singer/songwriter Guordan Banks.