Jennifer Lopez to Receive Fashion Icon Honor at 2019 CFDA Awards

April 18, 2019

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It was announced on Tuesday that Jennifer Lopez will receive the Fashion Icon Award at the 2019 CFDA Awards this summer. “Jennifer Lopez uses clothes as a way to express confidence and power,” CFDA chairwoman Diane von Furstenberg says in a press release shared by Vogue. “Both designers and fans look forward to her fashion statements.” Meanwhile, CFDA President and CEO Steven Kolb adds that “Lopez’s style is bold, uninhibited, and always memorable." Previous recipients of the award include Naomi Campbell, Beyoncé and Rihanna. Lopez is expected to attend the ceremony on June 3 at the Brooklyn Museum.