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Who Were This Year’s Fashion Award Winners?


The Fashion Awards 2016 in partnership with Swarovski was held at London’s iconic Royal Albert Hall attracting 4,000 people from both industry and the general public. Making a red carpet entrance to the event was a who’s who of the fashion industry and their muses; business leaders, creative influencers, global brands, fashion icons and designers from across the globe came together to celebrate their industry.

Fashion awards 2016 Nadja Swarovski Dame Natalie Massenet Caroline Rush CBE

Nadja Swarovski, Dame Natalie Massenet and Caroline Rush CBE image by Zoe Lower, BFC

Notable attendees included Anna Wintour OBE, Carine Roitfeld, Dame Natalie Massenet, David Beckham OBE, Domhnall Gleeson, Gigi Hadid, Joan Smalls, Karlie Kloss, Kate Beckinsale, Kate Moss, Lady Gaga, Lara Stone, Marilyn Manson, Mario Testino OBE, Nadja Swarovski, Naomi Campbell, Salma Hayek Pinault, Skepta, Stella Tennant and Tom Ford.

So who won what at this year’s Fashion Awards:

British Emerging Talent: Molly Goddard Presented by Alexa Chung & Jordan Kale Barrett

The Swarovski Award for Positive Change: Franca Sozzani (Editor in Chief, Vogue Italia & L’Uomo Vogue) Presented by Tom Ford

British Menswear Designer: Craig Green for Craig Green Presented by Lady Gaga

British Womenswear Designer: Simone Rocha for Simone Rocha Presented by Kate Beckinsale

Isabella Blow Award for Fashion Creator: Bruce Weber (Photographer) Presented by David Bailey CBE & James Jagger

Special Recognition: Celebrating 100 years of British Vogue Presented by Mario Testino OBE

British Brand: Alexander McQueen Presented by Naomi Campbell

International Business Leader: Marco Bizzari (President and CEO, GUCCI) Presented by Francois Henri Pinault & Karlie Kloss

International Urban Luxury Brand: Vetements Presented by Marilyn Manson

New Fashion Icons: Jaden & Willow Smith Presented by Edward Enninful OBE & Skepta

International Model: Gigi Hadid Presented by Donatella Versace

International Accessories Designer: Alessandro Michele for Gucci Presented by Jared Leto

International Ready-to-Wear Designer: Demna Gvasalia for Balenciaga Presented by Carine Roitfeld & Stella Tennant

Outstanding Achievement in Fashion: Ralph Lauren Presented by David Beckham OBE

32 Creative Influencers were also recognised during the ceremony for the important work they do behind the scenes of the fashion industry, including photographers, stylists, make-up artists, set designers and agents. The full list of Creative Influencers celebrated is as follows:

Alasdair McLellan | Alastair McKimm | Ashley Brokaw | Camilla Lowther | Camilla Nickerson

Charlotte Tilbury | David Sims | Edward Enninful OBE | Gary Card | Glen Luchford | Guido Palau

Harley Weir | Isamaya Ffrench | Jamie Hawkesworth | Joe McKenna | Karen Langley

 Katie Grand | Lotta Volkova | Lucia Pica | Marcus Piggott | Mario Testino OBE | Mert Atlas | Nick Knight OBE

Pat McGrath MBE | Patrick Kinmonth | Paul Hanlon | Ronnie Cooke Newhouse | Sam McKnight

 Shona Heath | Sylvia Farago | Tim Walker | Tyrone Lebon

The Fashion Awards 2016 was the inaugural annual fundraiser gala for the British Fashion Council Education Foundation charity.

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