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    #Winspiration

    W Hotels and the CFDA sent CFDA {FASHION INCUBATOR} designer WHIT on a five day inspiration trip to W Retreat & Spa, Seminyak, Bali. Now it’s your turn: Share what inspires...

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    You Can’t Fake Fashion 2013

    It’s an inexorable truth: you can’t fake fashion. Creativity and inspiration are interwoven into an original design’s seams; take those components away and a design loses all meaning. Yet fashion...

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    Spotlight on Paul Jung

    As part of the CFDA’s mission to support emerging creative talent, the {FASHION INCUBATOR} program established a partnership with the School of Visual Arts and their prestigious Master Fashion Photography...

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    W Hotels Send {FASHION INCUBATOR} Designers Abroad Part 1

    It’s a well-established fact that traveling evokes creativity. Our neurons fire at rapid speed and innovative, inspiring ideas are cultivated when placed in novel environments. In order to help our...

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    Socially Savvy

    On a recent afternoon at the CFDA offices, our {FASHION INCUBATOR} designers and nearly 30 of New York City’s most prominent Social Media masterminds congregated for a Social Media Workshop...

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    An Evening With Diane…

    The best way to learn about any craft is by listening to those who have achieved success by paving their own path. This ethos was ever apparent last night when...

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    John Esty Framing

    New York City is teeming with exquisite works of art which makes searching for the right frames essential. John Esty has made this task infinitely easier with uniquely customized frames...

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    DIGITAL ACCESSORY SHOWCASE PRESENTED BY SWAROVSKI IN SUPPORT OF THE BFC AND THE CFDA

    An exciting new initiative, the Digital Accessory Showcase presented by Swarovski, goes live on DigitalFashionShows.com on Monday March 18th. This showcase, the first to put the spotlight on accessories brands,...

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    Technology Hits the Runway

      On Feb. 2-3, 2013, Decoded Fashion produced the world’s first Fashion Hackathon, presented by Condé Nast – a competition in which 550  top engineers, graphic designers and entrepreneurs had...

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    Plus One: An Outsider’s Photographic Journey Into the World of Fashion

    From backstage to front row, for more than a decade, photographer Sharon Socol accompanied her husband, retail visionary Howard Socol, then CEO of Barneys New York, to high-profile runway shows...

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    Out in the Industry: Kieran Dallison

    We caught up with Kieran Dallison, 2012 Gilt Group All-Star Scholar and 2011 CFDA Scholarship Award winner to hear about his journey from fashion design student at the Fashion Institute of...

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    Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Continues

    “We want to provide an update on Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week as it relates to inclement weather. We have been in constant contact throughout the night and into this morning with...

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