The Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) is looking to make the fashion industry more sustainable. The organization has launched a resource hub to educate students, professionals, designers

The Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) has teamed up with fashion conglomerate PVH Corp to analyze how inclusive and diverse American fashion companies are. In October, the duo gathered 5

For anyone who has ever been backstage after a fashion show, it’s not an unfamiliar sight to see a model change out of their runway looks and into their own clothes—at moments with little

The Council of Fashion Designers of America will be helping the United Nations with their call for the fashion industry to move toward more sustainable business practices. This year, the CFDA launche

Transgender Awareness Week started on Monday and runs through November 19, marking a time to celebrate, recognize and raise the visibility of transgender and gender non- conforming people. Diversity

For the sixth edition of CFDA+ we introduce 60 selected talents entering the fashion system empowered by education. Today, in fashion as in life, change is one among few certainties. As our industry

For the sixth edition of CFDA+ we introduce 60 selected talents entering the fashion system empowered by education. Today, in fashion as in life, change is one among few certainties. As our industry

The year was 2003. Vogue and CFDA came together to launch the CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund, with the first winner Proenza Schouler crowned the following year. The impact of the fund cannot be underestimat

Gender equality in fashion is important to the CFDA, and a goal we work towards. Witness, for example, The Glass Runway survey developed with Glamour magazine earlier this year that kicked these effo

New York-based luxury designer Diane von Furstenberg has become the latest designer to announce a ban on fur in her collections, following an appeal from animal rights organisations, Peta US and The

CFDA and Dia&Co kicked off their partnership with the #TeeUpChange panel on Friday. The shared goal is simple: to advocate size-inclusive education to the next generation of designers. The room a

Lifewtr, a premium water brand committed to advancing and showcasing sources of creativity, and the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) announced today that they will host the opening pres

Dear Friends, Model safety continues to be a top focus during New York Fashion Week. That is why we expanded the CFDA Health Initiative to the Initiative for Health, Safety, and Diversity. As we ap

When it comes to paid maternity leave, the U.S. is known to be the least generous in the world – a reality that can impact women and their career trajectory. Pregnancy, maternity Leave, work-li

Fashion manufacturers in New York City’s five boroughs looking to grow their business should take note. The application for the sixth round of the Fashion Manufacturing Initiative (FMI) Grant

As the industry wrestles with big questions, the Council of Fashion Designers of America has often been looked to as something of a professed think tank for American fashion. Source: FORD Models, Y

Luxury hotel chain W Hotels is launching a capsule collection with three Panama hats to celebrate the launch of its new hotel in Panama City. The hats were created in collaboration with New York-base

Fitbit, the wearables brand, is launching a capsule collection of knitted wristbands for its Versa smartwatch. The collection is the result of a collaboration with the Council of Fashion Designers of

In 2003, the CFDA and Vogue joined forces and launched the CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund to help emerging designers establish themselves on American fashion. Proenza Schouler’s Jack McCollough and L

While the rest of the world zeroed in on soccer’s finalists for the World Cup, the CFDA held a two day event coinciding with New York Fashion Week Men’s to showcase the best of 2018&rsquo

Fashion – with a capital ‘F’ – and the LGBTQ community have always been kindred in spirit. The contributions, challenges, and successes of LGBTQ creatives and entrepreneurs ha

It is that time of year again when the male peacocks and dandys flock together on the streets of London to celebrate London Fashion Week Men's (LFWM). The 12th edition of the bi-annual fashion showca

Ralph Lauren is honored for his unparalleled impact on the landscape of American style at the 2018 CFDA Awards. Source: Ralph Lauren, YouTube.

Raf Simons, who was appointed chief creative officer at Calvin Klein two years ago, won womenswear designer of the year at the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) Awards, held last night i

The 2018 edition of the annual CFDA Awards will take place this evening at its new venue, the Brooklyn Museum. This years nominees and honorees have been previously announced by the American fashion

Swarovski has partnered up with five designers to launch a limited-edition collection of crystallized patches that can be peeled and adhered to clothing or bags. Designed by Rosie Assoulin, Kenneth K

London - Ralph Lauren, one of the most memorable and iconic American designers, is set to be honoured with a special tribute during upcoming Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) Fashion Awa

The Board of Directors of the Council of Fashion Designers of America has announced that Kim Kardashian West will receive the Influencer Award at the Brooklyn Museum at the CFDA Awards 2018 on June

British model Naomi Campbell is to be awarded by the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) with the 2018 Fashion Icon Award. Campbell will be the recipient amongst a roster of industry visio

Thursday evening, the Council of Fashion Designers of America unveiled their 2018 CFDA Award nominees via Instagram. CFDA designers, models and influencers all shot videos announcing the nominees tha