Nashville Fashion Forward Award
The Nashville Fashion Forward Gala is designed to celebrate and support the resolute, entrepreneurial spirit of the Nashville fashion community each year. The Nashville Fashion Forward Awards were added in 2015 to recognize industry leaders that make a significant impact within our local fashion community each year.
The Style Icon Award
We all know them when we see them. These strong individuals have a unique and timeless style and they own it. Their influence is evident in all that they do and they are held in high regard by all for their contributions throughout our community.
Sandra Lipman | 2017
Nashville Philanthropist | Fashion Maven
Holly Williams | 2016
Singer-Songwriter |H. Audrey |White's Mercantile |The Afternoon Off
Clare Armistead | 2015
The Legacy Award
Think of people that have put Nashville fashion on the map. These talented and dedicated industry leaders set the standard for Nashville fashion and everyone knows their name.
Manuel Cuevas | 2016
Muna Abboud | 2015
Fashion Retailer of the Year
A committee of the Nashville Fashion Forward Fund executive team and the Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee selects this recipient from self-nominated applications based on established criteria focused on their impact on the local fashion community and support of Nashville Fashion Week.
Stacey Rhodes | 2015
Stacey Rhodes Boutique