Council of Fashion Designers of America presented the following 2008 fashion awards.
Womenswear Designer of the Year: Francisco Costa for Calvin Klein Collection. See the Resort 09 collection.
Menswear Designer of the Year: Tom Ford
Accessories Designer of the Year: Tory Burch. See the Fall 08 fashion show.
Swarovski Womenswear: Kate and Laura Mulleavy for Rodarte. See the Fall 08 collection.
Swarovski Menswear: Scott Sternberg for Band of Outsiders
Swarovski Accessories: Philip Crangi
Lifetime Achievement Award: Carolina Herrera. See the Fall 08 fashion show.