Daily Style Phile: 2012 CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Winner Greg Chait Of The Elder Statesman

by Jessica Stempel · November 14, 2012

Greg Chait is probably not a name you're familiar with. However, after last night's CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Awards dinner, he joined the likes of Alexander Wang, Joseph Altuzzara, and Derek Lam, becoming the fund's 2012 winner. In addition to earning the prestigious title, Chait walked away with a $300,000 prize, beating out 9 other finalists including shoe designer Tabitha Simmons as well as jewelry designer and wife of Toby Maguire, Jennifer Meyer, who were named runners up and walked away with $100,000. So just who is Greg Chait and what is his label, The Elder Statesman all about? Check out today's Style Phile and make sure you know what to bring up at tonight's dinner table!

[Greg Chait with runners up Jennifer Meyer and Tabitha Simmons via]