Fashion Bite: Mary-Kate & Ashley Olsen Win Big at 2012 CFDA Awards

June 6, 2012 § Leave a comment

Ashley Olsen & Mary-Kate Olsen, designers for The Row.

Last night, the fashion industry’s elite came out to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the well-respected CFDA Awards!

Hosted at Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully Hall in NYC, designers were honored for their hard work and innovation. Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen won the most coveted award of the night – Womenswear Designer of the Year while Billy Reid and Reed Krakoff won Menswear Designer and Accesory Designer of the Year, respectively.

Johnny Depp (who was not in attendance) was given the Fashion Icon Award. Anna Wintour also gave the Geoffrey Beaee Lifetime Achievement Award to Tommy Hilfiger.

Read on after the jump to see the full list of winners, plus a gallery of attendees!

WOMENSWEAR DESIGNER OF THE YEAR
Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen for The Row

MENSWEAR DESIGNER OF THE YEAR
Billy Reid

ACCESSORY DESIGNER OF THE YEAR
Reed Krakoff

SWAROVSKI AWARD FOR WOMENSWEAR
Joseph Altuzarra

SWAROVSKI AWARD FOR MENSWEAR
Phillip Lim

SWAROVSKI AWARD FOR ACCESSORY DESIGN
Tabitha Simmons

GEOFFREY BEENE LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
Tommy Hilfiger

INTERNATIONAL AWARD
Rei Kawakubo for Comme des Garçons

MEDIA AWARD
Scott Schuman and Garance Doré

FOUNDERS AWARD
Andrew Rosen

FASHION ICON AWARD
Johnny Depp

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Click here to view Style.com’s look back at 30 years of the CFDA awards!

Source: Style.com, WWD & CFDA official website

Photos Courtesy of: Fashionolgie.com

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