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The Best of The Fashion Awards 2016

Tuesday 06 December 2016

The Fashion Awards took place last night in London’s Royal Albert Hall, with 4,000 members of industry and the public attending the ceremony. Top designers, models, and celebrities graced the red carpet in their finest to celebrate this year’s best in fashion. Numerous notable figures presented the awards, including Tom Ford, Lady Gaga, Alexa Chung, Naomi Campbell, David Bailey, Mario Testino, and Donatella Versace.

British Brand was awarded to Alexander McQueen, collected by creative director Sarah Burton. Craig Green received British Menswear Designer and Simone Rocha won British Womenswear Designer. British Emerging Talent went to Molly Goddard, a London based designer who has been waking waves in the industry. The Outstanding Achievement in Fashion award went to Ralph Lauren.


Vetements won International Urban Luxury Brand, while Demna Gvasalia picked up the International Ready-to-Wear Designer award for his work for Balenciaga. International Model was awarded to Gigi Hadid, and this year’s New Fashion Icons were announced as brother and sister Jaden and Willow Smith.

32 Creative Influencers were also acknowledged during the ceremony for their key work in the fashion industry, including photographers, stylists, make-up artists, set designers, and agents. The event was also a fundraising gala for the British Fashion Council‘s Education Foundation charity, which offers scholarships to talented design students to study BAs and MAs, as well as providing funding for apprenticeships.


Read the full list of winners below:

British Emerging Talent
Molly Goddard

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

British Menswear Designer
Craig Green for Craig Green

British Womenswear Designer
Simone Rocha for Simone Rocha

Isabella Blow Award for Fashion Creator
Bruce Weber (Photographer)

British Brand
Alexander McQueen

International Business Leader
Marco Bizzari (President and CEO, GUCCI)

International Urban Luxury Brand

New Fashion Icons
Jaden & Willow Smith

International Model
Gigi Hadid

International Accessories Designer
Alessandro Michele for Gucci

International Ready-to-Wear Designer
Demna Gvasalia for Balenciaga

Outstanding Achievement in Fashion
Ralph Lauren

Creative Influencers
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.

Watch the Red Carpet highlights below:

Visit The Fashion Award’s website for more information and highlights.