It's The Oscars Of Fashion! Get To Know The Buzziest Nominees

Hollywood’s got an entire season devoted to awards shows, such as the Golden Globes and Oscars, but in fashion, there’s only one: the annual CFDA Fashion Awards. The industry’s best and brightest--nominated by a handpicked committee that includes members of the Council of Fashion Designers of America, top fashion retailers, and journalists--vie for awards that recognise their contribution to American fashion. So who can you expect to see at this year’s Andy Cohen-hosted show? Notables from Proenza Schouler’s Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez, contenders for Womenswear Designer of the Year, to Alexander Wang, who’s up for Accessory Designer of the Year, as well as celebrity presenters like Kerry Washington and Jessica Chastain. In anticipation of the 2013 CFDA Fashion Awards, which will take place on Monday, June 3rd, and air on the next day, we’ve rounded up directional designs from each candidate. Click through our slideshow to shop them now!

3.1 Phillip Lim

31 Minute Cosmetic Bag ($350)

Alexander Wang

Johanna Heels ($540)

Proenza Schouler

PS11 Classic Shoulder Bag ($2150) in Ombre

Alexander Wang

Stretch-Knit Dress ($550)

Proenza Schouler

Snake Print Mini ($675)

Creatures of the Wind

Metallic Slub Silk-Blend Top ($750)

Cushnie et Ochs

White Oscar Jersey Dress ($1295)

Irene Neuwirth

Labradorite Bracelet ($2490)