And the nominees are...



It's time again for the Oscars of fashion, aka the CFDA Awards. The almighty Council of Fashion Designers of America has released its list of nominees for this year's ceremony. Here's a look at who the major contenders are for 2012...

Womenswear Designer of the Year

Marc Jacobs

Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen for The Row

Proenza Schouler

Menswear Designer of the Year

Bill Reid

Patrik Ervell

Simon Spurr

Accessory Designer of the Year

Alexander Wang

Proenza Schouler

Reed Krakoff

Other awards up for grabs include Swarovski's respective awards for womenswear and menswear that sees brands like Suno, Joseph Altuzzara and Philip Lim up for the distinctions.

PHOTO: Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez of Proenza Schouler


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