More presenters have been confirmed for the 2009 CFDA Awards taking place this Monday. Jack White from The White Stripes will present Anna Sui with the Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award. In a switch, Diane Kruger will now present this year’s Womenswear Designer of the Year award — she was initially slated to present accessories — and Kerry Washington will present this year’s Accessories Designer of the Year award. Jimmy Fallon, meanwhile, will do the honors for the Menswear Designer of the Year category at Alice Tully Hall, where the awards are taking place.
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Blake Lively, who is presenting the Swarovski awards, will be wearing Michael Kors. She will be sitting with the designer, who is also bringing Heidi Klum, Coco Rocha and Lauren Santo Domingo, among others. Bradley Cooper, Claire Danes, and Gerard Butler are also expected to attend.