You cannot miss the glamorous CFDA Fashion Awards that took place at the Brooklyn Museum if you’re the kind who needs to be updated on everything fashionable. After the Met Gala red carpet, this is the second-largest night of the fashion industry, which is an event that celebrates the industry and the people who define it.
Seems like this year is all about the firsts - It's held in Brooklyn for the first time, hosted by a Black woman for the first time, and handing out an Influencer Award for the first time (which went to Kim Kardashian West. Moreover, the event saw many fresh faces for the first time too — Lili Reinhart, Maddie Ziegler, Bria Vinaite— they all made their CFDA Awards red carpet debut along with the regulars, like Gigi Hadid and Kendall Jenner.
The CFDA Fashion Awards have been recognizing those making an impact in the fashion industry, since 1981. Notable winners this year include Ralph Lauren, British Vogue‘s Edward Enninful, and Naomi Campbell for Members Salute, Media Award, and Fashion Icon Award respectively.
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