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If your game is fashion, you treat the CFDAs like Draft Day each year. The best and brightest up-and-coming talent gets snaps from the industry they're aiming to succeed in, and with this recognition comes a fast track into your closet. Monday's ceremony honored some deserved hotshots in a variety of categories. And, refreshingly, most of these winners were underdogs. Pitted against established veterans and financial wunderkinds, it was the weirdos that swept the awards. See the full list of nominees, and learn more about the winners, straight ahead.