It was a thrilling evening as the 2013 CFDA Awards took over Alice Tully Hall in New York City, and from among the worthy contenders emerged a select few winners.
Making their third acceptance speech for Womenswear Designer of the Year, Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez of Proenza Schouler graciously received their trophy.
Additionally, Public School nabbed the Swarovski Award for Menswear Design with Dao-Yi Chow and Maxwell Osbourne going forward to accept the coveted hardware.
The 2013 CFDA Awards Winners are:
Womenswear Designer of the Year: Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez for Proenza Schouler
Menswear Designer of the Year: Thom Browne
Accessory Designer of the Year: Phillip Lim for 3.1 Phillip Lim
Swarovski Awards for Womenswear: Max Osterweis and Erin Beatty for Suno
Swarovski Awards for Menswear: Dao-Yi Chow and Maxwell Osborne for Public School
International Award: Riccardo Tisci
Media Award: Tim Blanks
Founders Award: Oscar de la Renta
Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award: Vera Wang
Board of Directors Tribute Award: Costume designer Colleen Atwood