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JAN 09, 2013 - Style

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An Award For Alber

Things really came full circle for Alber Elbaz last night at the YMA FSF National Scholarship Awards Dinner, where Lynn Hirschberg presented him with the Geoffrey Beene Impact Award. When Elbaz moved to New York twenty-five years ago, he tried at length to get a job designing for Beene. "When I called in 1988, they told me to call back in 1989. When I called in the summer, they told me to call in the winter." His persistence eventually yielded not only a job but also a friendship with the company receptionist, who was Elbaz's date for the evening. More nostalgia was shared when the Geoffrey ... Read More

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