Fashion

Top image: Backstage at Charles Jeffrey SS17 photography Harry Clark.

Last night, fashion’s finest came out in full force for this year’s Fashion Awards, celebrating the best and brightest talents.

Held at the Royal Albert Hall, J.W. Anderson scooped both British Womenswear Designer of the Year, for his synonymous label’s women’s line, and Accessories Designer of the Year for his work at Spanish fashion house Loewe, while Craig Green bagged British Menswear Designer of the Year for the second year in a row, and Raf Simons took home the highly coveted Designer of the Year accolade, celebrating his output across his synonymous label and his recent work reconfiguring iconic US brand Calvin Klein.

Elsewhere, London’s party wunderkid Charles Jeffrey claimed British Emerging Talent award in Menswear for his highly acclaimed LOVERBOY aesthetic – his first Fashion Awards prize (congrats, Charles!), Dior womenswear designer Maria Grazia Chiuri won the special Swarovski Award For Positive Change for her “longstanding commitment to female empowerment” and Burberry‘s Christopher Bailey was awarded the Outstanding Contribution to British Fashion Award – at what will be his final Fashion Awards at the helm of the British heritage brand having announced his exit earlier this year.

See the full list of winners below: 

Model of the Year
Adwoa Aboah

Outstanding Contribution to British Fashion Award
Christopher Bailey

British Designer of the Year – Menswear
Craig Green for Craig Green

British Designer of the Year – Womenswear
Jonathan Anderson for JW Anderson

Accessories Designer of the Year
Jonathan Anderson for Loewe

Swarovski Award For Positive Change
Maria Grazia Chiuri

Urban Luxe Brand
Off-White

Isabella Blow Award for Fashion Creator
Pat McGrath

British Emerging Talent – Womenswear
Michael Halpern for Halpern

British Emerging Talent – Menswear
Charles Jeffrey for Charles Jeffrey Loverboy

Business Leader
Marco Bizzarri for Gucci

Special Recognition Award For Innovation
Stella McCartney

Style Icon
Donatella Versace

Designer of the Year
Raf Simons