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  • 'I know I'm beautiful. Keep looking': Sassy new T-shirts champion size inclusivity

    Through the #TeeUpChange campaign, plus-size e-commerce retailer, Dia & Co, and the CFDA hope to champion size inclusivity.

  • And The 2018 CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Finalists Are...

    On Thursday, Vogue and the Council of Fashion Designers of America released the official lineup for its annual CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund competition. For those who may not be familiar with the program, the Fund is a high-stakes search for America's next big ready-to-wear designer. Throughout the next few months, the 10 finalists will compete for a grand prize of $400,000 and a yearlong mentorship by CFDA designers and executives.

  • Ashley Graham stuns in a Vera Wang wedding dress on the red carpet

    For the fashion industry’s most prestigious awards ceremony on Monday night, model Ashley Graham chose a flesh-toned Vera Wang dress from the designer’s 2019 Bridal collection.Graham looked stunning in the svelte, form-fitting silk mermaid gown featuring an off-the-shoulder neckline, bandeau bodice, and sheer midfriff. She accessorized with matching heels by Stuart Weitzman and clutch. Graham topped off the look with a bold red lip and styled her hair in loose waves.Graham is actually not the first celebrity to wear a wedding dress outside the context of an actual wedding. Last week, model Gigi Hadid wore a white silk wedding gown by Vivienne Westwood.Like Graham and Hadid’s simple dresses, a lot of modern day brides are opting for less traditional, fluffy, voluminous dresses made of tulle and lace, and instead going for minimal, understated gowns. Take, for example, Meghan Markle, whose recent royal wedding dress by Givenchy was a far departure from past traditional gowns, featuring a simple boat neck and a long veil — no frills in sight.Nμde colored dresses like Graham’s have become a popular choice, as well as other shades like blush and baby blue. But as Graham and Hadid have clearly displayed, you can still look incredible wearing a wedding dress, even when it’s not your actual wedding day.Ahead, shop 10 minimalist wedding dresses inspired by Graham that you can wear to your next fancy event — no ‘I do’ required.Read More from Yahoo Lifestyle: • Meghan Markle is getting treated by the royal family in a way that Kate Middleton never was  • Can the ‘exploitive’ Miss America really change? Here’s what experts think • Shop 26 summer bags inspired by Pippa Middleton, Gabrielle Union, and more Follow us on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter for nonstop inspiration delivered fresh to your feed, every day.

  • British Vogue Cover Model Calls Out Kim Kardashian's CFDA Award

    Model Adwoa Aboah says she thinks it's "crazy" that anyone would consider Kardashian iconic.

  • The Making of Issa Rae’s Resplendent CFDA Dress

    On the CFDA Awards red carpet last night, one look stood out above the rest.

  • Full List of Winners at the 2018 CFDA Awards

    See the full list of winners from fashion's big night.

  • CFDA Awards 2018: The Best Dressed Celebrities on the Red Carpet

    If there is one big night out when directional fashion should rule the red carpet, it is the CFDA Awards. This year the best looks pointed strongly toward all things super-glitz or slinky modern. To wit: Fashion influencer recipient Kim Kardashian West was a modern bombshell in Rick Owens, while Naomi Campbell exhibited supermodel dazzle in Calvin Klein. Cate Blanchett, Lupita Nyong’o, and Sarah Paulson all argued for the return of wicked romance in looks by Monse, Versace, and Brock Collection. It was a winning night all around.

  • 4 CFDA Nominees Discuss How Inclusion Plays a Role In Their Process

    Four CFDA nominees discuss the topic of inclusion in fashion in anticipation fo the 2018 CFDA Awards.

  • Exclusive: Kim Kardashian West will receive the first Influencer Award at CFDA Awards

    It is the first Influencer Award to be given at the CFDAs.

  • Announcing the 2018 CFDA Fashion Awards Nominees and Honorees

    The 2018 CFDA Fashion Awards is bound to be different. Meet the nominees and honorees for this year’s ceremony.

  • Ashley Graham says curvy girls should wear white

    Model Ashley Graham throws out the rule book when it comes to antiquated style tips for plus-size women.

  • Gabrielle Union on Her Amazing Natural Hair at the CFDAs: ‘I Feel Dope’

    The star and producer of “Being Mary Jane” and creator of the Flawless hair-care line let her textured tresses fly free at the fashion fete on Tuesday.

  • Wavy Hair Won the Red Carpet at the 2017 CFDA Fashion Awards

    The CFDA Fashion Awards is an annual celebration of some of the finest contributions made to American fashion. Every year, an exclusive invite-only network votes on the best and brightest in categories ranging from womenswear and accessories to creative vision and personal style. Aside from the cutting-edge wardrobe choices and the amazing acceptance speeches, there is also a plethora of head-turning hair looks that rule the red carpet. What was the biggest ‘do to flood the 2017 awards? Without a doubt — waves!From Kerry Washington’s shiny wet coiffure to Gigi Hadid’s softly tousled take on the look, scroll through to see how 10 celebrities showed off major waves at the this year’s special night.Read more from Yahoo Style + Beauty:Follow us on Instagram, Facebook, and Pinterest for nonstop inspiration delivered fresh to your feed, every day. For Twitter updates, follow @YahooStyle and @YahooBeauty.

  • Here’s Why Bella Hadid Went ‘Bright’ at Monday’s CFDAs, Plus Other BTS Scoop

    Bella Hadid showed up on the CFDA red carpet in a dazzling bright-pink blazer dress designed by Virgil Abloh of Off-White.

  • Dressing Meg Ryan, 55, Was a 'Nice Change' for Christian Siriano

    Designer Christian Siriano dressed Meg Ryan and Janelle Monae for the CFDA awards, calling it "a nice change from the regular fashion girls."

  • Olivia Palermo Just Won the CFDA Awards Red Carpet in a $148 Dress

    Olivia Palermo walked the red carpet at one of the year’s most prestigious fashion events, the CFDA Awards, in a Banana Republic dress you can buy online right now. On a night that is all about making a statement (it’s often referred to as the “Oscars of Fashion”), Palermo did just that by elevating the consumer brand on fashion’s highest stage.

  • Lupita Nyong’o Brings Goddess Glamour to the 2017 CFDAs

    By keeping things simple and elegant, Lupita Nyong’o stood out on the CFDA Awards 2017 red carpet.

  • Bella and Gigi Hadid Put Different Twists on Sexy Formalwear

    Bella and Gigi Hadid Attend the 2017 CFDA Awards

  • CFDA Awards: From Meg to Kerry to Mandy, What Everyone Wore

    The CFDA awards, which always take place in June, have had their share of memorable moments. Like the time in 2014 that Rihanna had a party in front, and the back, in see-through Adam Selman. Or that 2012 moment when Seth Meyers wore Marc Jacobs’s Met ball number: white boxers underneath a lacy shirtdress by Commes des Garçons. But fashion is all about moving forward, so without further ado, here’s what the stars donned to this year’s dinner.Read more from Yahoo Beauty + Style:Follow us on Instagram, Facebook, and Pinterest for nonstop inspiration delivered fresh to your feed, every day. For Twitter updates, follow @YahooStyle and @YahooBeauty.

  • Fashion Industry Officially Stands With Planned Parenthood

    The Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) announced a new collaboration Monday with Planned Parenthood Federation of America (PPFA), to raise awareness and support for the wide range of services that the nonprofit organization provides. Just in time for New York Fashion Week, the CFDA and PPFA have collaborated on hot-pink pins designed by Condé Nast’s Creative Group that read “Fashion Stands With Planned Parenthood,” and they are already expected to become a hot item.