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CFDA Vogue Fashion Finalists Announced

by Alice Cruickshank Photographed by Rio Uribe, Chris Gelinas, Becca McCharen, Scott Studenberg, Diane von Furstenberg, Thaddeus Oneil, Matt Baldwin, Anna Wintour, David Hart, Carolina Herrera, Aurora James, Jonathan Simkhai, Brad Schmidt, Raul Arevalo, John Targon
Thursday, July 16, 2015
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This year’s CFDA Vogue Fashion Fund Finalists have now been revealed.

The announcement happened last night, July 15, at the Jane Hotel, where Anna Wintour, Carolina Herrera and Diane von Furstenberg revealed the up-and-coming designers in the running to win the $400,000 prize.

The 2015 finalists are:

Baja East- Scott Studenberg and John Targon
Baldwin- Matt Baldwin
Brother Vellies- Aurora James
Cadet- Brad Schmidt and Raul Arevalo
CG- Chris Gelinas
Chromat- Becca McCharen
David Hart- David Hart
Gypsy Sport- Rio Uribe
Jonathan Simkhai- Jonathan Simkhai
Thaddeus O’Neil- Thaddeus O’Neil


Previous winners have included Alexander Wang, Joseph Altuzarra and Paul Andrew.

As well as the first prize, two runners up will also receive $150,000 to further their brands.

Some of New York’s most prominent faces in fashion were at the event to celebrate the finalists’ success, including Steven Kolb, Prabal Gurung, Ken Downing and Gigi Burris.

The 2015 CFDA Vogue Fashion Fund winner will be announced November 2.

Photos from bfa.com


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