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    #FASHIONISART with alice + olivia

    Merging fashion with art, the CFDA announces a collaboration with Stacey Bendet of alice + olivia that will help support our efforts to strengthen the influence and success of American...

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    The Bride Side

    The number of CFDA Members who show a bridal collection on top of the two traditional ready-to-wear seasons is growing. Case in point, the bridal market that just ended. From Vera Wang to Lela Rose, Marchesa to Pamella Roland,...

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    DONATE NOW: Join Prabal Gurung and Help Nepal

    Saturday’s massive earthquake in Nepal measured 7.9 on the Richter scale and claimed the lives of over 7,000 people, with more feared dead. It also caused major damage across the...

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    Herman’s Uniform Honor

    Stan Herman knows a thing or two and more about uniforms. In his remarkable career, the CFDA Board Member and former president has designed outfits for Avis, McDonald’s, United Airlines,...

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    Power Women At the U.N.

    When Diane von Furstenberg calls, the world’s most influential women come. Case in point, the annual DVF Awards, held for the sixth time at the United Nations Thursday. There was...

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    Three, Two, One Rockwell

    When recruiting new mentors for the 10 CFDA {FASHION INCUBATOR} designers, a set of skills and expertise that would benefit each new designer and the development of their brand is...

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    Saving Earth, One Design at A Time

    Earth Day applies to everyone. We all live on this planet, and even if it’s only for one day a year, we should take a minute and think about our...

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    Betsey Johnson: Cartwheels through the Years

    There’s never been an American designer whose name is more synonymous with words like eccentric, exuberant and whimsical than Betsey Johnson- and that’s not even considering her love of the color pink...

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    With Honors

    New York has been home to Catherine Malandrino since the 1990s, but the designer originally hails from Grenoble. Being French, and a Frenchwoman in the U.S., is key to her...

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    Zoe Much Fun

    “The day I became a Member was one of the best days of my life and my Membership card sits upon my mantle.” So said Rachel Zoe of the CFDA...

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    #HelloitsSPRING in Los Angeles

    On Tuesday, the CFDA and Spring joined forces to host a conversation on mobile commerce and storytelling  at the Ace Hotel in downtown Los Angeles. CFDA chief executive officer Steven...

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    Sal’s New Sportif Move

    No stranger to the sports suit, which he pioneered in the 1970s, Sal Cesarani just inked a new deal for a collection of sports sweater separates and fine men’s sweaters....

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