The British Fashion Council (BFC) partnered with Swarovski on Monday, December 5 at the Albert Hall in London to present The Fashion Awards 2016. The Fashion Awards is an annual fundraiser gala celebrating the year’s top fashion contributors for the British Fashion Council Education Foundation charity. The British Fashion Council Education Foundation charity provides monetary scholarships to deserving and talented young people to help them achieve their education goals and give them apprenticeship opportunities. Jack Whitehall hosted 4,000 members of the fashion industry and special guests to celebrate the fashion of 2016. Leading fashion icons graced the red carpet in sparkling gowns and suits fitting of the event. Guests and presenters included Anna Wintour, Karlie Kloss, David Beckham, Kate Moss, Jared Leto, Naomi Campbell, Carine Roitfeld, Donatella Versace, Lady Gaga and more. See the list of this year’s winners below.
British Emerging Talent-Molly Goddard
British Menswear Designer- Craig Green for Craig Green
British Womenswear Designer- Simone Rocha for Simone Rocha
The Swarovski Award for Positive Change- Franca Sozzani
Isabella Blow Award for Fashion Creator- Bruce Weber
British Brand- Alexander McQueen
International Business Leader- Marco Bizzarri for Gucci
International Urban Luxury Brand- Vetements
International Accessories Designer- Alessandro Michele for Gucci
International Ready-to-Wear Designer- Demna Gvasalia for Balenciaga
International Model- Gigi Hadid
New Fashion Icon- Jaden & Willow Smith
Outstanding Achievement- Ralph Lauren
Aside from the winners announced, 32 fashion creatives were also honored. The honored individuals include photographers, stylists, make-up artists, set designers and agents who all help make today’s fashion a reality. In the list included, 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, and Tyrone Lebon.