CFDA Sets Roster for Next ‘Americans in Paris’

The CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund has lined up 10 designers, all former fund finalists, for its upcoming emerging designer showcase.

BONJOUR, PARIS: The CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund lined up this season’s designer roster for the fifth edition of its “Americans in Paris” initiative. The 10 designers, all former fund finalists, are Wes Gordon; Patrik Ervell; Greg Chait of The Elder Statesman; A.L.C.’s Andrea Lieberman; Giulietta’s Sofia Sizzi; Daniel Silberman and Justin Salguero of Illesteva, Esquivel Shoes’ George Esquivel; Jennifer Fisher; Juan Carlos Obando, and Jennifer Meyer.

The Tommy Hilfiger-sponsored program is a showcase for emerging designers in the French capital, and the showroom, located at Le 8 Valois, will be open Sept. 28 to 30, during Paris Fashion Week.

This story first appeared in the September 12, 2013 issue of WWD.  Subscribe Today.


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