In an invitation-only soirée this week in Manhattan, Diane von Furstenberg and Nadja Swarovski announced the nominees and honorees for the 2014 Council of Fashion Designers of America Fashion Awards. A ceremony hosted by John Waters will be held on June 2 at the Alice Tully Hall in New York City.
Jewelry designers Irene Neuwirth, Jennifer Fisher, and Marc Alary are nominated in the Swarovski Award for Accessories category. Other nominees are below.
Womenswear Designer of the Year Award
Joseph Altuzarra of 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 McCollough for Proenza Schouler
Mary-Kate 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
The Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award
Board of Director’s Tribute Award