The Fashion Awards were held on the red carpet by Selena Gomez, Suki Waterhouse, Erykah Badu, Hailey Baldwin, Adwoa Aboah and even Piggy, on Monday night at the Royal Albert Hall in West London.
As expected, 2017 electricians won the award ceremony. Christopher Bailey will leave Burberry 17 years later for a surprise award. Anna Wintour, editor in chief of American fashion magazine, introduced him to the distinguished contribution of the British fashion industry.
This year Jonathan Anderson won a series for Uniqlo and won two awards – accessories for the Spanish brand Loewe and the British annual designer JW Anderson.
Gucci this year’s success story, third quarter 2017 revenue up to 49%. Marco Bizzarri, president of the brand and curator of the so-called fashion Gucci-fi-cation, won the Business Leadership Award.
British famous makeup artist Pat McGrath won the Isabella Blow fashion curator. It was a wonderful year for McGrath, a respected innovator since the 1990s. She introduced the popular Pat McGrath Labs Cosmetics Collection, named after the beautiful editor of the British version of Vogue by Edward Enninful, the new editor of the fashion Bible.
The new, more inclusive and creative climate in the industry is recognized. Aboah heads the feminist collective Gurls Talk on the cover of Enninful’s first issue of Vogue magazine, being named the annual role model. In his latest performance, the macho star, Jeff Jeffrey, won the Emerging Genius (Men’s) Award.
This award was presented to him by designer and nightclub veteran John Galliano. New York-born London-born designer Michael Halpern won the Emerging Talent (Women’s) Award for a sequined party dress worn by Amal Clooney and others. Craig Green’s fashion show features the wooden structure behind the male models, winning the British menswear designer of the year.
International designers are also included. Raf Simons Wins Annual Designers’ Honor for his Outstanding Collection of Calvin Klein White won the Urban Luxury category. This year has been from the cult to the mainstream label by Kanye West joint company Virgil Abloh design. The latest collection salutes Princess Diana and mimics cycling shorts by Naomi Campbell.
Maria Grazia Chiuri, creative director of Christian Dior, has received a positive Swarovski change since 2016. This is a confirmation of her radicalism in fashion shows – best known for the T-shirt she designed “We should all be feminists” last year. The designer said: “My feminism has long resonated in the community.
It is also one night, the service of a longer member of the award-winning. Donatella Versace – In September of this year, she put five original 90s supermodels on fashion shows, one of the most memorable fashion moments of the year – celebrating 20 years of Versace design this year. She won the fashion icon award. Tribute to Azzedine Ala?a, a Tunisian designer who died in November in Paris.
Stella McCartney, which recently called for the industry to reduce textile production, won its first special recognition award for innovation. Natalie Massenet, chairman of the British Fashion Council, described McCartney as a fashion pioneer. This award was presented to the designer by Sir James Dyson, an English inventor.
This is the final fashion prize supervised by Massenet. The business woman who founded Net-a-Porter in 2000 was declared the non-executive chairman of online fashion retailer Farfetch in February. She will assume this role early next year.