Mansur Gavriel 2016 CFDA Award for Accessory
The Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) announced Mansur Gavriel as the winner of the 2016 CFDA Award for Accessory Designer of the Year. The 2016 CFDA Fashion Award winners were announced at the annual gala in collaboration with Swarovski at the Hammerstein Ballroom.
The annual event recognizes the outstanding contributions made to American fashion by individuals from all areas of the industry and related arts; the Accessory Designer of the Year award is given for design excellence in accessories. Mansur Gavriel was the winner of the 2015 Swarovski Award for Accessory Design. This was their first nomination for Accessory Designer of the Year.