Usually held all through the first week of the remaining thirty day period of the 12 months, the Fashion Awards make for one particular of the greatest evenings on the style industry’s jam-packed calendar and in latest many years it has grow to be London’s reply to New York’s Met Gala. With a concentration on celebrating excellence in the all over the world business, with designers such as Bethany Williams, Kim Jones and Alessandro Michele scooping coveted awards, the Vogue Awards is typically hosted by the British Manner Council (BFC) at the Royal Albert Corridor.
And although in the past the London landmark has performed host to the likes of Rihanna, A$AP Rocky, Lana Del Rey and Kate Moss, the awards looked a small different this year, in alignment with the British isles government’s recommendations on gatherings. For the 2020 outing the British Fashion Council took the Vogue Awards electronic (significantly like our extremely very own GQ Adult males Of The Yr Awards).
Taking location on 3 December at fashionawards.com, the awards have been offered by the likes of Millie Bobby Brown, Priyanka Chopra Jonas and Rosalía, and took the type of a limited film, which was built obtainable for the typical community for the initial time at any time.
But that is not all that was unique. This year the standard awards, these as Design Of The Calendar year or British Designer Of The 12 months, were absent and as an alternative the BFC dished out 20 awards that honour and celebrate the designers, models, creatives and people who have created optimistic modify in the field.
The recipients of the awards assortment from all those who proactively responded to the world pandemic to people who stood up against prejudice in the marketplace and keep on to battle for adjust. The BFC will also glow a spotlight on individuals who built humanitarian initiatives and tailored their company products. Across the 3 classes of Group, Creative imagination and Natural environment, the British Vogue Council selected the pursuing as the 20 winners.
In the meantime, the trophies on their own reflect the at any time-changing fashion landscape and have been provided a sustainable makeover. The BFC has worked with Parley For The Oceans, which commissioned 3D printing design expert Nagami to develop a trophy created completely out of ocean plastic.
Stephanie Phair, BFC chair, explained: “It is additional essential than ever to recognise these in the fashion business who played an significant purpose in this extraordinary year, proving the compassion and resilience of our business. This is what the Vogue Awards 2020 have set to do, by spotlighting these who have proven management and inventive resilience.”
Caroline Rush, BFC CEO, ongoing: “This calendar year, below one of a kind instances, we felt it was important to recognise the people today and businesses who played a function in some of the most essential and tough concerns of our era and winner those people who raised the bar in parts these kinds of as variety, sustainability and local community.”
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