CFDA/Lexus Eco-Fashion Challenge Luncheon

On Tuesday, October 29 the CFDA and Lexus hosted a luncheon at ABC Kitchen to celebrate the 7 finalists of the CFDA/Lexus Eco-Fashion Challenge. Guests including Coco Rocha, Amber Valletta, Melissa Joy Manning, and Pamela Love, dined on a locally sourced lunch while discussing the importance of sustainable design. In the end, Natalie Alabama Chanin was announced as the grand prize winner and Mark Davis and Britt Cosgrove and Marina Polo of Svilu were announced as runners-up of the challenge. The winners were chosen based on design credibility, business acumen and eco-commitment, with attention focused on eco-fabrics/materials, operations and processes.