The death of Yves Saint Laurent was on the minds of the fashion faithful at the CFDA Awards last night. Over a hundred of the select influential fashion intelligentsia crowded The New York Public Library near Bryant Park to celebrate the top designers in fashion.
Among some of the celebrities at the event, Noami Campbell, Chairperson Diane von Furstenberg, Victoria Beckham, Eva Mendes, The Olsen Twins and others came in tow and even presented. Winners include Calvin Klein designer Francisco Costa for Womenswear Designer of the Year, Tom Ford for menswear designer of the year, Tory Burch for Accessories designer of the year, and Marc Jacobs who won an honorary award, Carolina Herrera who won the lifetime achievement award and New York’s Mayor Bloomberg who won an award for helping to advance the business of fashion in New York City.
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