Betsey Johnson Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

by GLORIA SUHR · October 14, 2009

Betsey Johnson[All photos by NICK HUNT for PMc]. The National Arts Club honored Betsey Johnson with a lifetime achievement award on Tuesday.  Along with the award she was also presented with a portrait by artist Dianne Bernhard.  Ms. Johnson's friends and colleagues, such as Lynn Yaeger (fashion correspondent extraordinaire) and Lulu Johnson Margulies, were on hand to usher in the occasion.  The award comes on the heels of her partnership with Opening Ceremony to showcase her decades long fashion career achievements.  Look out for many hot pink lacey prom frocks!

Betsey Johnson, Dianne Bernhard Betsey Johnson, Dianne Bernhard

Betsey Johnson, Dianne Bernhard Betsey Johnson, Dianne Bernhard

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Lulu Johnson Margulies, Betsey Johnson

Lulu Johnson Margulies, Betsey Johnson

Lynn Yaeger Matthew Settle Lynn Yaeger                                Matthew Settle

Dianne Bernhard, Betsey Johnson, Chrishaunda Lee

Dianne Bernhard, Betsey Johnson, Chrishaunda Lee

Betsey Johnson, O. Aldon James Jr

Betsey Johnson, O. Aldon James Jr.

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