NEW YORK — The Accessories Council today revealed therecipients of the 2011 Accessories Council Excellence Awards, which willbe held here Nov. 7.
Founded in 1995 to celebrate both risingand established talent in the category, the honorees include RebeccaMinkoff, Philip Treacy, Temple St. Clair, Robert Marc, Haskell Jewels’Frank Fialkoff, Tourneau, HSN, Marie Claire magazine and Kate Betts incategories ranging from business visionary award to breakthrough awardto designer of the year. Additional awards may be revealed closer to theevent.
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"