The 2013 CFDA Awards are just around the corner and the fashion media is in hype mode. If you are not familiar with the nominees for the Swarovski Award for Menswear here’s a video to help you get to know the men behind the labels. Todd Snyder, Tim Coppens and Public School’s Dao-Yi Chow and Maxwell Osborne discuss the influences behind their brands.

The 2013 CFDA Fashion Awards will be held on June 3 in New York City. Watch an exclusive broadcast of the entire show June 4 on