2017 CFDA Fashion Awards Nominations Announced Now that Hollywood’s award season has come to an in depth, it is time to begin honoring trend. After a two-hour board assembly, the CFDA introduced the nominees for the 2017 CFDA Style Awards, that are set for June 5 at New York’s Hammerstein Ballroom, Thursday night. CFDA Chairwoman and famed dressmaker Diane Von Furstenberg had the honors of saying the names. Right here is the entire record of nominees: Womenswear Designer of the Yr Joseph Altuzarra Raf Simons for Calvin Klein Marc Jacobs Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez for Proenza Schouler Ashley and Mary-Kate Olsen for The Row Menswear Designer of the Yr Raf Simons for Calvin Klein Robert Geller Thom Browne Tim Coppens Todd Snyder Accent Designer of the Yr Stuart Vevers for Coach Irene Neuwirth Rachel Mansur and Floriana Gavriel for Mansur Gavriel Paul Andrew Ashley and Mary-Kate Olsen for The Row Catwalking/Getty Pictures Swarovski Award for Rising Expertise Laura Vassar and Kristopher Brock for Brock Assortment Gabriela Hearst Laura Kim and Fernando Garcia for Monse Virgil Abloh for Off-White Sander Lak for Sies Marjan The CFDA determined to mix the Swarovski Awards for equipment, males’s and ladies’s into one single award this yr. Kenneth Cole shall be receiving the inaugural Swarovski Award for Constructive Change. Rick Owens will obtain the Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award, and the Worldwide Award, given for a designer’s artistic contribution to the worldwide trend stage, might be introduced to Demna Gvasalia for Vetements and Balenciaga. The Founder’s Award will go to Pat McGrath, and the Board of Administrators’ Tribute shall be introduced to Cecile Richards, Gloria Steinem and Janelle Monáe. The Trend Icon Award will posthumously be introduced to Franca Sozzani. Congratulations to all of the nominees!