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Willy Chavarria wins National Design Award
Fashion designer Willy Chavarria has won the National Design Awards for Fashion Design accolade from the Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum. Chavarria, who launched his label in 2015, was honoured for his “sensitive and cinematic approach” to fashion by combining his own upbringing in both agricultural fields and housing projects of the...
US National Design Museum to honour Narciso Rodriguez
Fashion designer Narciso Rodriguez has been selected as one this year’s honourees of a National Design Award from the Smithsonian's Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum. Rodriguez, who the museum claims has “redefined American style over the last two decades”, will be awarded the National Design Museum’s Fashion Design award for “playing a...