AND THE NOMINEES ARE …… 10-04-94
LOS ANGELES — For the first time in five years, the California Mart is staging preview week and presenting designer awards. “When I was a manufacturer, I was livid when I heard that [preview week] was cut out,” said Maurice (Corky) Newman, the recently appointed president and chief executive officer of California Mart. “I felt it brought much needed exposure to the industry here.” On this page, spring looks from the four Designer of the Year nominees. Inside, profiles on these designers as well as those up for the Rising Star Award.