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5th Annual Awards Party

Photos from our 5th Annual WindowsWear Awards Party, hosted by Up&Down and sponsored by UPS.

2016 AWARD WINNERS

Barneys New York, Bergdorf Goodman, Bloomingdale's, Burberry, Calvin Klein, Christian Louboutin, Club Monaco, Coach, Debenhams, Diane Von Furstenberg, Dior, Dolce & Gabbana, Emporio Armani, Fendi, Gucci, Harrods, Harvey Nichols, Henri Bendel, Hermès, Jimmy Choo, Kate Spade, Kleinfeld, Lanvin, Lord & Taylor, Louis Vuitton, Macy's, Marc Jacobs, Max Mara, Michael Kors, Moncler, Rag & Bone, Ralph Lauren, Saks Fifth Avenue, Selfridges, Sportmax, Tiffany & Co., Tod's, Tory Burch, Versace

BEST HOMAGE TO NEW YORK

Coach

From monogrammed coffee cups, to a charming handmade leather "rat", Coach impeccably elevated the underground subway so familiar to city transients in this authentic "only in New York" scene

Nominees include Bloomingdale's, Polo Ralph Lauren, and Tiffany & Co.

BEST HOMAGE TO LONDON

Harrods

London called and Harrods answered in this cheeky celebration of just a few things we love about this brilliant city; playful telephone boxes and Alexander McQueen

Nominees include John Lewis, Liberty London, and Selfridges & Co.

BEST HOMAGE TO PARIS

Lanvin

Lanvin's romantic and elegant interpretation of a classic Parisian flat had us wanting to immediately book a one way ticket to the City of Love

Nominees include Chanel

BEST HOMAGE TO ITALY

Dolce & Gabbana

Dolce & Gabbana created an authentic al fresco Italian villa encapsulating the best of the robust Italian lifestyle

Nominees include Gucci

BEST RED WINDOW

Hermès

Intergalactic travel to a seemingly familiar vibrant "red planet" made this Hermès installation out of this world

Nominees include Chanel, Gucci, Louis Vuitton, and Sonia Rykiel

BEST ORANGE WINDOW

Emporio Armani

The mirrored hexagonal design complimented by smart use of light and product placement made Emporio Armani's window feel like a tangerine dream

Nominees include Bergdorf Goodman, Dior, Hugo Boss, Louis Vuitton, and PRADA

BEST YELLOW WINDOW

SportMax

Chic modernist design in an incandescent yellow glow gave SportMax a cool effortless look

Nominees include Bottega Veneta, Mulberry, and Printemps

BEST PINK WINDOW

Gucci

Ferocious animals in arches, herbarium prints, and Gothic architecture inspired by Gucci's show at Westminster Abbey are gently balanced by a soft pink palate

Nominees includes Agent Provocateur, La Perla, Macy’s, Marc Jacobs, Saks Fifth Avenue, and PRADA

BEST GREEN WINDOW

Bergdorf Goodman

Bergdorf Goodman beautifully transported spectators to a lush landscape rich in detail and texture, more than a green extraordinary destination this installation made us green with envy that we couldn't actually live there

Nominees include Dolce & Gabbana, Anthropologie, Bottega Veneta, Club Monaco, Galeries Lafayette, and Selfridges & Co.

BEST BLUE WINDOW

Harvey Nichols

Harvey Nichol's dazzling use of geometry, dimension, and vision made this powerful blue window truly striking.

Nominees include Bloomingdales, Diesel, Dior, Galeries Lafayette, and Saks Fifth Avenue.

BEST PURPLE WINDOW

Saks Fifth Avenue

Candy coated couture gowns and purple swirls of lollipaloozas took center stage at Saks this holiday season for an installation that would make the sugar plum fairy jealous

Nominees include Debenhams, Dior, Galeries Lafayette, and Liberty

BEST BROWN WINDOW

Michael Kors

Michael Kors did a masterful job of utilizing warm neutral earth tones in this leather inspired window

Nominees include Berluti, Polo Ralph Lauren, and Tory Burch

BEST BLACK WINDOW

Selfridges

Heavy is the crown that sits on this dark throne, with Shakespearean undertones and an air of nefarious darkness Selfridges has outdone themselves in this pitch black fantasy

Nominees include Ralph Lauren, John Varvatos, and Chanel

BEST WHITE WINDOW

Calvin Klein

Clean and crisp, minimal and modern, Calvin Klein delivers a pleasing ethereal white window

Nominees include Moncler, Kleinfeld Bridal, Club Monaco, Alexander McQueen, and Galeries Lafayette and Selfridges & Co.

BEST SILVER WINDOW

Dior

Dior’s sterling fete of silver, chrome, and mirrors are a visual feast for the eyes

Nominees include Saks Fifth Avenue, Louis Vuitton, La Perla, and Bergdorf Goodman

BEST GOLD WINDOW

Fendi

The Fendi Monster is as charming as it is creative in this gilded golden window

Nominees include Dolce & Gabbana, MaxMara, and Banana Republic

BEST MULTI-COLOR WINDOW

Tory Burch

Tory Burch's balanced use of color blocking made this window inspired

Nominees include Max Mara, Moschino, Vans, and Selfridges & Co.

BEST WOMEN’S WINDOW

Marc Jacobs

Young, edgy, and fun this Marc Jacobs window is redefining feminine for the new woman

Nominees include Tom Ford, Kate Spade, Lanvin, and Chanel

BEST MEN’S WINDOW

Club Monaco

Both masculine and sartorial, Club Monaco evoked an air of ease while creating textured looks that were as trimmed and neat as the hedges behind them

Nominees include Bergdorf Goodman, Harvey Nichols, and Diesel

BEST WOMEN’S & MEN’S WINDOW

Lord & Taylor

Lord & Taylor swept us up in a sentimental journey back to our high school prom days. The beautiful formal womens and menswear made a wistful romantic window

Nominees include Burberry, Emporio Armani, and Hugo Boss

BEST ACCESSORIES WINDOW

Kate Spade

The leather goods of Kate Spade are having their moment in the lime-light to grand applause and flowers being thrown, we are "Enjoying The Show" indeed

Nominees include Celine, Dior, Tod’s, Saks Fifth Avenue, Berluti, and Henri Bendel

BEST SHOES WINDOW

Jimmy Choo

A 5 course banquet of Jimmy Choo shoes? Yes please, we'll have seconds

Nominees include Christian Louboutin, Printemps, Stuart Weitzman, Macy's

BEST SUMMER WINDOW

Henri Bendel

Henri Bendel channeled the perfect seaside vacation in this Mediterranean day dream

Nominees include Tommy Hilfiger, 7 For All Mankind, Ralph Lauren, and Moncler

BEST SPRING WINDOW

Macy’s

No one celebrated the vernal equinox quite like Macy's this year. The Flower Show jubilation brought American landmarks of the great outdoors, indoors in a live ingenious way

Nominees include Harrods, Calvin Klein, La Rinascente, and Printemps

BEST FALL WINDOW

Debenhams

Falling leaves, harvest colors, and birdhouse mannequins add just enough whimsy to this autumnal scene at Debenhams to make us long for sweater weather

Nominees include Club Monaco, BCBG, and Hermès

BEST WINTER WINDOW

Moncler

Moncler has provided an avalanche of fun in this amusing and nonsensical window proving you can be just as silly in your display as you are serious about your outerwear

Nominees include Lord & Taylor, Diesel, and Anthropologie

BEST HOLIDAY WINDOW

Kleinfeld Bridal

Compelling and unorthodox this memorable holiday installation by Kleinfeld is as sexy as it is festive

Nominees include Bloomingdale’s, Bergdorf Goodman, Saks Fifth Avenue, Tiffany & Co., and Selfridges & Co.

BEST HALLOWEEN WINDOW

Saks Fifth Avenue

Saks Fifth Avenue put the haute in haunting this Halloween in this eerie supernatural window featuring Marc Jacobs

Nominees include Bergdorf Goodman

BEST SPECIAL EVENT WINDOW

DVF

Diane Von Furstenberg's earnest and sincere letter from Vogue Editor in Chief Diana Vreeland was the most flawless way to celebrate the iconic magazine’s 100th Birthday

Nominees include Lord & Taylor, Polo Ralph Lauren, Roberto Cavalli, Saks Fifth Avenue, and Elie Tahari

BEST VALENTINE’S DAY WINDOW

Kleinfeld Bridal

This Valentine’s Day Kleinfeld stole our hearts. A potential runaway bride, a broken heart, and just enough mystery to make us all wonder what's really happening behind closed doors

Nominees include Tiffany & Co and Bloomingdale’s.

BEST PROP WINDOW

Rag & Bone

The life sized vending machine of Rag & Bone was both smart and quirky showcasing shoes in an unconventional campy way

Nominees include Moschino, MAC Cosmetics, Agent Provocateur, Fendi, and Bloomingdale’s

BEST MANNEQUIN WINDOW

Louis Vuitton

Louis Vuitton's futuristic metallic mannequin was not only a focal point but uniquely individual to the ingenuity of the brand

Nominees include Printemps, Dior, Liberty London, and Saks Fifth Avenue

BEST ANIMATED WINDOW

Barneys New York

The hilarious foul mouthed cast of Comedy Central's South Park took up residence in the window of Barney's to much laughter in this meta installation

Nominees include Louis Vuitton, Macy’s, and Saks Fifth Avenue

BEST HERITAGE WINDOW

Tiffany & Co.

On the corner of 57th street and 5th avenue, luxury reigns supreme in this homage to the original marble architecture and address of Tiffany & Co.

Nominees include Tod’s, Hermès, Victoria’s Secret, Timberland, and Coach

BEST INTERACTIVE x MULTIMEDIA WINDOW

Bloomingdale’s

Bloomingdale’s concocted a recipe for smiles and entertainment in this interactive karaoke window enabling ordinary bystanders to become singing superstars

Nominees include Macy’s, Gucci, and Barneys New York

BEST ADAPTATION RUNWAY TO WINDOW

Louis Vuitton

From the runways of Paris to windows worldwide, Louis Vuitton's translation from stage to window was impeccable

Nominees include Dolce & Gabbana, Moschino, Gucci

BEST COLLABORATION WINDOW

Tod’s

The Federico Fellini inspired three-ring circus of Dante Ferretti sprung to life at Tod's for a big top show we could not take our eyes off of

Nominees include Harrods, Bloomingdale’s, Hermès, Barneys New York, and Versace

BEST TECHNICAL ELEMENT WINDOW

Ralph Lauren

The wild mustangs and broncos of Ralph Lauren found rearing on hind legs in beautiful slow motion were a technical feat that was breathtaking and majestic

Nominees include Stella McCartney, Barneys New York, Macy’s, and Bergdorf Goodman

BEST ICON WINDOW

Christian Louboutin

The genius behind the recognizable red bottom sole stiletto, Mr. Christian Louboutin himself can be found amidst lovely iconography we've come to expect from the shoe titan

Nominees include Dolce & Gabbana, Alice + Olivia, Le Bon Marche, Bergdorf Goodman, and Karl Lagerfeld

BEST ARTISTIC INSPIRATION WINDOW

Burberry

Burberry navigates us through a museum of historical busts, chiseled marble, and museumesque grandeur that would make any art curator at the Louvre think twice

Nominees include Berluti, Ralph Lauren, Alice + Olivia, Bloomingdale’s, and PRADA

BEST ADAPTATION AD CAMPAIGN TO WINDOW

Versace

Versace delivered a seamless and consistent conversion from page to window

Nominees include Jimmy Choo, Armani Exchange, PRADA, and Tommy Hilfiger

MOST LIKED WINDOW ON SOCIAL MEDIA

MaxMara

MaxMara's eclectic patterns and laid back style received the most “Likes” on @WindowsWear; the official Instagram account of WindowsWear