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The Council of Fashion designers of America (CFDA) in partnership with Swarovski held the 2018 CFDA Awards on Monday night at the Brooklyn Museum. Hosted by Issa Rae, the annual awards ceremony honours the brightest talent in American fashion, including women & menswear designers, accessory designers and, models and influencers. (Kim K received the first ever CFDA ‘Influencer Award).

And though the Awards may not technically have a ‘Best Dressed’ category, the industry A-listers did not disappoint, seriously stepping up their fashion, hair and makeup for the event, hitting the red carpet in their fiercest looks. Celebrities included Diane von Furstenberg, Naomi Campbell, Donatella Versace, Cate Blanchett and Lupita Nyong’o.

Scroll down to see some our favourite fashion moments for the night, and recap who took home the night’s big prizes.



Womenswear Designer of the Year: Raf Simons, Calvin Klein

Menswear Designer of the Year: James Jebbia, Supreme

Accessories Designer of the Year: Ashley & Mary-Kate Olsen, The Row

Fashion Icon Award: Naomi Campbell

Swarovski Award for Positive Change: Diane von Furstenberg

Swarovski Award for Emerging Talent: Sander Lak, Sies Marjan

Members Salute: Ralph Lauren

Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award: Narciso Rodriguez

Founder’s Award: Carolina Herrera

International Award: Donatella Versace

Media Award: Edward Enninful

Influencer Award: Kim Kardashian West