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2015 CFDA Nominations Announced

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Joseph Altuzarra, Michael Kors, Tom Ford and Public School's Dao-Yi Chow and Maxwell Osborne are among the industry's most talented designers nominated.

The Council of Fashion Designers of America have revealed this year's nominees and honorees for the CFDA Awards, set to take place June 1 at New York's Alice Tully Hall. The news was announced Monday at an event hosted by designer and CFDA president Diane von Furstenberg and CEO Steven Kolb, with Swarovski as the ceremony's annual partner.

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Joseph Altuzarra of Altuzarra, Marc Jacobs, Michael Kors, The Row's Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen, and Proenza Schouler's Lazaro Hernandez and Jack McCollough are among those nominated for the Womenswear Designer of the Year award. Jacobs and Altuzarra also were nominated under this category last year (Altuzarra went home with the prize).

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Check out the complete list of nominees below.

International Award: Valentino creative directors Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pierpaolo Piccioli

Media Award: Instagram

Founders Award: Millard “Mickey” Drexler, CEO and chairman of the Board of J.Crew Group, Inc.

Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award: Betsey Johnson

Swarovski Award for Accessory Design:
Paul Andrew
Eva Zuckerman for Eva Fehren
Rachel Mansur and Floriana Gavriel for Mansur Gavriel.

Swarovski Awards for Womenswear:
Dao-Yi Chow and Maxwell Osborne for Public School
Rosie Assoulin
Ryan Roche

Swarovski Award for Menswear:
Shayne Oliver for Hood by Air
Alex Orley, Matthew Orley and Samantha Orley for Orley
Ariel and Shimon Ovadia for Ovadia & Sons

Accessories Designer of the Year:
Alexander Wang
Irene Neuwirth

Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez for Proenza Schouler
Ashley Olsen and Mary-Kate Olsen for The Row
Tabitha Simmons

Menswear Designer of the Year:
Dao-Yi Chow and Maxwell Osborne for Public School
David Neville and Marcus Wainwright for Rag & Bone
Thom Browne
Tim Coppens
Tom Ford

Womenswear Designer of the Year:
Joseph Altuzarra for Altuzarra
Marc Jacobs
Michael Kors
Lazaro Hernandez and Jack McCollough for Proenza Schouler
Ashley Olsen and Mary-Kate Olsen for The Row

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