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    Cassandra Neely is #CFDAready

    Many submitted photos for our Instagram contest, #CFDAready, but in the end there could only be one. In the end it was Cassandra Neely who impressed us with her creative...

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    Timeout with Joseph Altuzarra

    Joseph Altuzarra has a propensity for exquisite detail and an uncanny ability to seamlessly combine refined and rough elements to any piece. After training under Marc Jacobs (nominated for a...

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    Ultimate Throwback Thursday: Awards Edition

    It’s almost here. By Monday evening the brightest and boldest stars of American fashion will align at Lincoln Center to celebrate the 2013 CFDA Fashion Awards. To commemorate the Awards,...

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    A Moment in Time with Swarovski

    This is the 12th year of Swarovski’s partnership with the CFDA Fashion Awards. As a partner, Swarovski underwrites the annual CFDA Fashion Awards as well as sponsors the three Swarovski Awards...

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    A Crystal Affair

    What’s shiny, crystal, and Swarovski all over? We can answer this one. On Tuesday, May 21st our 9 2013 CFDA Swarovski nominees congregated at the deftly curated boutique, Five Story,...

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    CFDAdventures with Roopal Patel: Dallas

    Roopal Patel, founder of Roopal Patel Consulting, a creative consultancy specializing in brand development and positioning, retail strategy, trend forecasting and brand building in the digital space, has been a mentor...

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    Fashion Icon Linda Evangelista Visits the {FASHION INCUBATOR}

    As part of the {FASHION INCUBATOR} program, our designers are exposed to everything from professional development to workshops and seminars. But one special component of the program is a series...

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    2012 CFDA Award Winners and Honorees

    In honor of the 2013 CFDA Fashion Awards on June 3rd, we are taking a stroll down Lincoln Center lane for a look at who took home Trova in 2012....

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    Visiting Forty Five Ten

    For a designer, traveling to another city provides a glimpse into a completely different retail market, which allows him or her to see a different type of consumer and lifestyle....

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    The CFDA’s {FASHION INCUBATOR} Designers in Dallas

    As part of the CFDA’s partnership with the W Hotels, our {FASHION INCUBATOR} designers have the opportunity to showcase their collections in key retail cities throughout the United States. In...

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    Eileen Fisher’s Holistic Vision

    Design. Connect. Imagine. CFDA Member and designer Eileen Fisher’s environmental vision focuses on these core values. Design, because it’s the key stage for designing out negative impacts and designing in...

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    CFDAdventures with Steven Kolb: Dubai

    Our CFDA CEO, Steven Kolb, has returned from a 4-day sojourn to Dubai where he took part in the inaugural event: Fashion Forward, a platform to showcase emerging designers in...

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