2011 CFDA Award Highlights, Quotes

2011 CFDA Award Highlights — Shout-outs, Spontaneous Singing, and Anna Wintour Texting

Finally, Sofia Coppola took the stage to present Marc Jacobs with his “Half-Lifetime Achievement Award,” saying that when she met Jacobs in the '90s, “I felt like someone was making clothes for me . . . for the first time.” Coppola told Harper's Bazaar, pre-show: "I am so not comfortable speaking on stage. I came to the rehearsal  this  morning to practice. Marc is the only person I would have   agreed to do this for. I am so happy for everyone in his company!"

>> With Lady Gaga in the house for last night's CFDA Awards, there was bound to be some entertainment. And she didn't disappoint — as Cathy Horyn deemed, last night's show "was better than it has been in awhile." From details on Anna Wintour texting Gaga to Prabal Gurung's onstage shout-out to a fellow designer, a few of our favorite quotables, moments, and sightings from last night's festivities in the slideshow.

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