Last night, the Council of Fashion Designers of America celebrated the fashion’s elite in the Brooklyn Museum to hear host Issa Rae, Cate Blanchett and Lupita Nyong’o, announce the winners of the CFDA Awards 2018 as voted by fashion industry professionals.
Pre-announced honourees included British Vogue editor-in-chief Edward Enninful OBE, who received the Media Award in honour of Eugenia Sheppard, Diane von Furstenberg, who was presented the Swarovski Award for Positive Change; Carolina Herrera, who took home the Founder’s Award in honour of Eleanor Lambert; Narciso Rodriguez, who was awarded the Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award; Donatella Versace, who was recognised in the International Award category; and Naomi Campbell, who was crowned the CFDA Fashion Icon.
See the full list of winners below:
Womenswear Designer of the Year: Raf Simons of Calvin Klein
Menswear Designer of the Year: James Jebbia of Supreme
Accessories Designer of the Year: James Jebbia of Supreme Swarovski Award for Emerging Talent: Sander Lak of Sies Marjan
Swarovski Award for Positive Change: Diane von Furstenberg
Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award: Narciso Rodriguez
Founder’s Award: Carolina Herrera
International Award: Donatella Versace
Media Award in honour of Eugenia Sheppard: Edward Enninful
Fashion Icon Award: Naomi Campbell
Influencer Award: Kim Kardashian West
Member’s Salute: Ralph Lauren