British Fashion Awards – A good year for Christopher Kane; This year holder company Kering has invested in his brand and yesterday he won the women’s Wear Designer of the Year Award at the British Fashion Awards. According to the British Fashion Council, who were handing out the awards, Christopher Kane is ‘instrumental in enhancing women’s fashion’. He got the award presented by Donatella Versace, someone who can be seen as a mentor to Kane. Donatella is a fan from the beginning and she once said that Christopher and his sister Tammy (also working for the brand) remind her of her and brother Gianni in earlier days.
Kate Moss got her Special Recognition Award from the hands of her good friend Marc Jacobs. He called her ‘the most perfect imperfect girl I have ever seen’.
The award for best British style went to One Direction-Member Harry Styles. He received the award from the hands of Alexa Chung, who is a friend of the singer and who won the award in the last three years.
Look at the list of all the winners:
Christopher Kane: Women’s Wear Designer of the Year
Christopher Bailey: Men’s Wear Designer of the Year
Miuccia Prada: International Designer of the Year
Burberry: Designer Brand of the Year
Nicholas Kirkwood: Accessory Designer of the Year
J.W. Anderson: New Establishment Designer of the Year
Simone Rocha: Emerging Women’s Wear Designer of the Year
Agi & Sam: Emerging Men’s Wear Designer of the Year
Sophia Webster: Emerging Accessory Designer of the Year.
Erdem: Red Carpet award
Edie Campbell: Model of the Year
Lady Amanda Harlech: Isabella Blow Award for Fashion Creator.
Suzy Menkes: Special Recognition Award
Kate Moss: Special Recognition Award
Terry en Tricia Jones (oprichters i-D magazine): Outstanding Achievement in Fashion
Harry Styles: British Style Award