This award recognises a British model who has contributed most to the international fashion scene in the past year. Nominees include Georgia May Jagger, Jourdan Dunn & Malaika Firth.
The Red Carpet Award gives recognition to a British designer who is creating global awareness of their designs in the media. Nominees include Christopher Kane, Erdem, Roksanda & Tom Ford.
The Emerging Talent Awards give recognition to an innovative and directional designer who is emerging as a growing force in British fashion in the Womenswear, Menswear & Accessories categories.
Nominees for the 2015 British Style Award include Benedict Cumberbatch, Daniel Craig, Eddie Redmayne, Emily Blunt, FKA Twigs, Florence Welch, Grayson Perry, Gwendoline Christie, Naomie Harris, Sam Claflin, Sienna Miller & Tinie Tempah.
On Wednesday 30th September Sarah Mower MBE hosted the official LONDON show ROOMS opening cocktail reception at Le Loft, Paris
On Tuesday 22nd September, BFC Ambassador, Samantha Cameron and BFC Chairman, Natalie Massenet hosted a reception at 10 Downing Street to celebrate London Fashion Week. Guests included Anna Wintour, Naomi Campbell and Salma Hayek.
On Tuesday 1st September, Stephen Webster hosted a reception at Fortnum & Mason to announce the 2015/2016 winners of BFC initiative, Rock Vault. The jewellers will showcase their collections as part of a special installation in the Designer Showrooms during London Fashion Week, 18th-22nd September.
Curated by Sarah Mower, the British Fashion Council’s Ambassador for Emerging Talent, The Wardrobe Department at Port Eliot Festival invites festivalgoers of all ages to get creative with the most inventive brains in British fashion.
The second annual BFC Fashion Forum took place on Tuesday 30th June at Hotel Café Royal, hosted by Jonathan Goodwin (BFC Investment Pillar President) and Natalie Massenet MBE (BFC Chairman). Organised in association with Founders Forum, the event included seminars, fire-side chats, brainstorming and networking sessions, bringing together a carefully curated group of leaders in the global fashion industry.
Jefferson Hack, Isabella Burley & Robbie Spencer hosted a private view for press, buyers and members of the industry at LONDON show ROOMS Paris at Le Loft on Friday 26th June. This season, the showroom featured 19 menswear designers who showcased their spring/summer 2016 collections.