Supreme's James Jebbia and Virgil Abloh Are 2018's CFDA Fashion Award Nominees

Both designers are nominated in two categories.

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Last year, Raf Simons took home both the Menswear Designer of the Year and Womenswear Designer of the Year Award at the 2017 CFDA Fashion Awards. This year’s nominees have been officially announced. In the Womenswear Designer of the Year category, Raf Simons has been nominated again for his design work at Calvin Klein alongside Virgil Abloh, Marc Jacobs and Ashley and Mary-Kate Olsen for The Row. Both Raf Simons and Virgil Abloh show up again as nominees for the Menswear Designer of the Year Award while Supreme‘s James Jebbia is nominated as well.

Mansur Gavriel‘s Rachel Mansur and Floriana Gavriel are the distinguished picks for the Accessory Designer of the Year category. Pyer Moss designer Kerby Jean-Raymond is in the running to walk away with the Swarovski Award for Emerging Talent.

Check out the rest of the nominees below.

Womenswear Designer of the Year:
Virgil Abloh, Off-White
Gabriela Hearst
Marc Jacobs
Ashley & Mary-Kate Olsen, The Row
Raf Simons, Calvin Klein

Menswear Designer of the Year: 
Virgil Abloh, Off-White
Thom Browne
Tom Ford
James Jebbia, Supreme
Raf Simons, Calvin Klein

Accessories Designer of the Year:
Paul Andrew
Stuart Vevers, Coach
Rachel Mansur and Floriana Gavriel, Mansur Gavriel
Irene Neuwirth
Ashley & Mary-Kate Olsen, The Row

Swarovski Award for Emerging Talent: 
Mike Amiri, Amiri
Laura Vassar Brock and Christopher Brock, Brock Collection
Aurora James, Brother Vellies
Kerby Jean-Raymond, Pyer Moss
Sander Lak, Sies Marjan.

Swarovski Award for Positive Change: 
Diane von Furstenberg

Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award:
Narciso Rodriguez

Founders Award:
Carolina Herrera

International Award:
Donatella Versace

Media Award in honor of Eugenia Sheppard:
Edward Enniful

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