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Kanye West May Not Have Your Fashion Support, But He Has the CFDA's

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Although New York Fashion Week's founder has dissed Kanye, an arguably higher power has given the fashion designer a warm welcome into the industry. The CFDA's CEO, Steven Kolb, tweeted at Kanye, who's probably kinda sorta definitely blushing right now. You know how Yeezy gets around fashion legends.