Leading ladies from the big and small screens, a former Secretary of State and even Spock himself were on hand to fete American designers at the 2013 CFDA Fashion Awards in New York City last night.
For Sofia Vergara, the evening was all about accessories. “I love jewelry,” declared the Modern Family star, who paired her green Herve L Leroux gown with 400 carats of Colombian emeralds by Lorraine Schwartz.
Click on to see the stars on the red carpet at the 2013 CFDA Fashion Awards and the complete list of winners.
Wearing a bold yellow satin gown from the Jason Wu Resort 2014 collection, Scandal star Kerry Washington presented the CFDA Award for Womenswear Designer of the Year to Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez of Proenza Schouler.
Next: Zach Quinto
Star Trek Into Darkness Zach Quinto star wore a custom-made linen-cotton-and-silk tuxedo by nominee Todd Snyder for the occasion.
Next: Jessica Chastain
“His dresses are pieces of art,” said Jessica Chastain, who presented Givenchy designer Ricardo Tisci with the International Award.
Next: Nicole Richie
Fashion Star judge Nicole Richie wore a metallic bronze Marc Jacobs slip dress.
Next: Andy Cohen
“I have to admit to being a little intimidated by this audience,” host Andy Cohen told the crowd when he took the stage to kick off the awards ceremony. Making matters worse, Cohen was forbidden to use his signature catchphrase. “Diane von Furstenberg has told me in no uncertain terms that I am now allowed to say ‘Mazel’ tonight, which is which is a little hard for me because it’s the main thing I say when I want to congratulate someone.”
Next: Rooney Mara
Calvin Klein Women’s creative director Francisco Costa squired Rooney Mara — wearing a laser cut dress from the label — down the red carpet.
With her twin sister — and The Row co-founder — Ashley unable to make it, Mary-Kate Olsen brought younger sister Elizabeth to the event.
Next: Betsey and Lulu Johnson
Newly minted reality TV star Betsey Johnson was accompanied by daughter (and co-star) Lulu.
Next: Juliette Lewis
“We’re doin this!” tweeted Juliette Lewis, who wore a coral cocktail dress by her designer date Zac Posen.
The 2013 CFDA Award winners are:
Menswear Designer of the Year: Thom Browne
Womenswear Designer of the Year: Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez of Proenza Schouler
Accessory Designer of the Year: Phillip Lim, for 3.1 Phillip Lim
Swarovski Award For Accessory Design: Pamela Love
Swarovski Award For Menswear: Public School’s Dao-Yi Chow and Maxwell Osborne
Swarovski Award For Womenswear: Max Osterweis and Erin Beatty of SUNO
Founder’s Award in Honor of Eleanor Lambert: Oscar de la Renta
International Award: Riccardo Tisci
Media Award in Honor of Eugenia Sheppard: Tim Blanks
Board of Directors’ Tribute: Colleen Atwood
Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award: Vera Wang
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