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Mary-Kate, Ashley Olsen and Johnny Depp Win Big at 2012 CFDA Fashion Awards

June 5, 2012 (3:15 am) GMT
The designers of The Row receive Womenswear Designer of the Year, while the 'Pirates of the Caribbean' lead actor get Fashion Icon Award.

Sister duo and added another trophy to their collection. The actresses-turned-designers got their latest prize along with in a ceremony hosted by Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) on Monday, June 4 at Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center.

Mary-Kate and Ashley were awarded Womenswear Designer of the Year for their couture fashion label, The Row, that "reflects a sense of relaxed and timeless elegance, focusing on fine fabrics and the perfect fit." They beat out Marc Jacobs and Proenza Schouler designers, Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez.

The two, who were named members of CFDA in 2009, came to the event wearing their collection from the clothing line. Mary-Kate sporting darker locks completed her look with Louis Vuitton shoes, while Ashley chose a pair of Manolo Blahniks. Actress Lauren Hutton also donned The Row, opting for a white suit she paired with a matching t-shirt.

Depp got Fashion Icon Award, but he was absent from the gathering. CFDA president and designer Diane von Furstenberg praised the actor for being "hot and talented." Director John Waters, who once worked with him in 1990's "Cry-Baby", accepted the award on his behalf and jokingly dubbed him as "the star who made dirty hair fashionable."

Recognizing the outstanding contributions made to American fashion by individuals from all areas of the industry and related arts, the event was attended by , , , , , , , Anna Wintour, , and more.

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