2012 CFDA Fashion Awards Presented In New York

NEW YORK, June 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Last night, the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) paid tribute to the winners and honorees of the 2012 CFDA Fashion Awardsand commemorated the organization’s 50th anniversary at Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center. Saturday Night Live’s head writer and anchor Seth Meyers was the host for the … Continue reading

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