DKNY double win at Fashion 2.0 AwardsDKNY came out on top at the Fashion 2.0 Awards February 8, scooping both the Best Twitter and Best Blog by a Fashion Brand prizes.

Launched in 2010 by New York-based online fashion publishers Style Coalition, the awards honor the internet’s most pioneering fashion brands, with fans voting for their favorites ahead of a live-streamed ceremony.

This year’s event took place February 8 in New York, with @DKNY beating competition from the likes of @BetseyJohnson, @DVF, @OscarPRGirl in the Twitter category.

To scoop the Best Blog prize, DKNY beat Alice & Olivia, Kate Spade, Rebecca Minkoff and Tory Burch. Other winners included Marc Jacobs for best website, the Prada Spring 2011 campaign for Best Online Video and Kate Spade for Top Innovator.

A special gong, the Fashion 2.0 Visionary Award, went to Gilt Groupe co-founders Alexis Maybank and Alexandra Wilkis Wilson to acknowledge their achievements in e-commerce.

The ceremony precedes this Sunday’s MyHabit.com Bloglovin' Awards, which will take place to recognize online fashion blogging talent from across the globe.

To see the full list of this year's nominees, including Olivia Palermo, Anna Dello Russo and Bryan Boy and cast your vote visit www.bloglovin.com/awards. The awards will also be streamed from New York City. -- AFP RELAXNEWS