There are various nights all year long the place celebrities in robes are the preamble to an award present or movie competition, the main focus just for a pair hours earlier than the actual honors and occasions turn into the main focus. However on the annual CFDA Awards, style is the complete level.
On Monday evening in New York Metropolis, trade leaders and their muses, greatest followers, and shoppers gathered on the American Museum of Pure Historical past to be glamorous and honor one another for excellence in style and elegance. Anne Hathaway, this 12 months’s host, wore not one, however two lovely robes, whereas Serena Williams accepted the Vogue Icon award in customized Thom Browne (who occurs to be CFDA Chairman). Different awardees included Gwyneth Paltrow and her Innovation award, Ashley and Mary-Kate Olsen for American Accent Designer of the Yr, and Chilean-born designer Maria Cornejo acquired the Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award.