The Fashion Awards 2019

The Fashion Awards are a pledge drive for the BFC philanthropies and spotlight on commending greatness in the style of business and supporting the future pipeline of imaginative ability. The BFC is a not-revenue driven association, whose point is to help economic development for the area, with comprehensive extending exercises which incorporate philanthropic activities that help instructive projects and grants through to money related and coaching awards for rising ability. 

The Fashion Awards 2019 occurred on Monday second December, coming back to notorious London setting The Royal Albert Hall. The yearly festival of inventiveness and development shone a focus on uncommon people and influential organizations that have made critical commitments to the worldwide style industry in the course of recent months. 

The Fashion Awards 2019 is probably the most significant occasion of the year and draws participation from a portion of the business' most amazing lights, from models like Naomi Campbell and Kaia Gerber, through to architects like Roksanda, Erdem and Christopher Kane. 

The night, facilitated by grant winning American on-screen character, CEO, and maker Tracee Ellis Ross, occurred at London's Royal Albert Hall. 

There were 16 honours classes altogether, 10 of which are put out to cast a ballot to a universal board of style industry specialists, in addition to five Special Recognition Awards and another Designers' Designer Award, decided in favour of by BFC Designer Members. Every victor was given a Swarovski gem trophy, planned by Welsh craftsman, Ross Lovegrove.

These are 4 of the most exciting categories:

1. Brand of the Year

This years winner is Bottega Veneta.



Bottega Veneta was built up in 1966 in Vicenza, Italy[1][5] by business people Michele Taddei and Renzo Zengiaro.[6] Michele Taddei was then hitched to Laura Braggion who built up the organization close by him. A long-time later, after Michele Taddei would leave and Vittorio and Laura Moltedo (Laura had recently been hitched to Taddei) assumed control over the brand. 

The organization, conceived from the name "Venetian Shop" in Italian, was established the creating of distinctive calfskin merchandise. The organization built up a particular calfskin weave configuration, called intrecciato, that was utilized on the outside of a significant number of its items and turned out to be broadly connected with the Bottega Veneta brand.[7][8] Intrecciato was the beginning stage for Bottega Veneta's development and kept on being one of the essential components of the brand.

During the 1970s, the organization started publicizing with the slogan "When your own initials are sufficient". By the mid-1980s, Bottega Veneta was a most loved of the universal stream set, with customers including Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis and the sovereign Farah Pahlavi. Famous Andy Warhol filmed a short movie for the organization in 1980. Zengiaro and Taddei resigned from the organization in the 1990s.

During the 1980s, Bottega Veneta's fortunes started to decrease. In a miscue, the organization changed its picture and started embellishing a BV logo on its items. In February 2001, the battling organization was gained by Gucci Group for $156 million.[10] Tom Ford, at that point Gucci Group's Creative Director, employed Tomas Maier, who had recently worked at Sonia Rykiel and Hermès, like Bottega Veneta's Creative Director in June of that year.

In the wake of accepting complete inventive control from item and store plan to advertising,[11] Tomas Maier set about restoring the brand to its unique identity.[3][6] He expelled noticeable logos from the brand's products,[3] featured the mark intrecciato weave, and restored the organization's concentration to high-quality production. Vogue depicted the difference in the picture as a rising case of "stealth wealth."[12] Bottega Veneta displayed its first ladies' prepared-to-wear runway appear in February 2005, and its first men's runway appeared in June 2006. In April 2006, the organization propelled its first adornments line and spread out into insides and furniture design.[9] 

In September 2016, the Bottega Veneta praised its 50-year commemoration as an organization at its yearly style appear at the Brera Academy in Milan. The occasion additionally observed Tomas Maier's fifteenth year as an innovative director.

During the first quarter of 2019, the Bottega Veneta's showcasing group discovered moderate viral accomplishment in their Facebook Ad Campaign.


2. Designer of the Year

Winner for 2019 is Daniel Lee for Bottega Veneta



On the off chance that the heaviness of being the most advertised originator existing apart from everything else has gone to his head, Bottega Veneta's imaginative executive, Daniel Lee, wasn't indicating it at his spring/summer 2020 show at Milan style week. 

It has been seven months since the British planner made his introduction for the Italian house to enormous necessary praise in February. Before his appearance, the house had been helmed by Tomas Maier for a long time and had assembled a solid character for dependable, if safe, extravagance. It was a standard book that Lee regarded yet changed with his first assortment. The style business hustled to be the first to shoot it, Instagram exploded with reverence for it and holding up records amassed before item hit the shop floor.


3. Model of the Year

Gorgeous Adut Akech wins this category in 2019.



Adut Akec brought into the world 25 December 1999, is a South Sudanese-Australian model. Akech made her design week runway debut as an elite in the Saint Laurent S/S 17 show and proceeded to close both their F/W 17 and S/S 18 shows as an exclusive. In 2018, she was picked as "Model of the Year" by

Akech was acquainted with the style of business by her family. In spite of getting explored on various occasions by nearby demonstrating offices when she was 13 and 14 years of age, she began her displaying vocation at 16 years of age, marking to her mom organization, Chadwick Models, in Sydney, Australia. Inside the style business, she inclines toward her original name, Adut. 

Akech's runway debut was in a nearby manner appear, set up together by her auntie. She at that point continued doing Melbourne Fashion Week, where she took digitals for a Saint Laurent throwing in Paris Fashion Week. She got a phone call from her operator, back home in Adelaide, affirming her for Saint Laurent appear and took a trip to Paris daily in the wake of, making her significant Fashion Week debut at Saint Laurent's S/S 17 show and marking to Elite Model Management in Paris. From that point forward, Akech has completed 4 battles and shut two shows for Saint Laurent, one crusade and two shows for Valentino, one crusade for Zara and one crusade for Moschino, just as strolled for Alexander McQueen, Givenchy, Kenzo, Prada, Lanvin, Loewe, Miu, Tom Ford, Tory Burch, Jason Wu, Bottega Veneta, Burberry, Anna Sui, Calvin Klein, Versace, JW Anderson, Simone Rocha, Acne Studios, Off-white, Ellery, Jil Sander Giambattista Valli, and Proenza Schouler.

She has shot articles for American Vogue, Portrait, British Vogue, Vogue Italia, Vogue Paris, I-D Magazine, Elle Croatia, Le Monde M Magazine, Modern Matter, Numéro, WSJ., The Gentlewoman, and Vogue Australia. Akech has landed magazine covers for, 10 Magazine Australia, British Vogue, Vogue Italia, Vogue Australia, L'Officiel Singapore and Le Monde M Magazine. She is set to highlight in the 2018 Pirelli Calendar, shot by Tim Walker, close by Naomi Campbell, Sasha Lane, Sean Combs, Lil Yachty, Whoopi Goldberg, RuPaul, Adwoa Aboah, and Slick Woods. She is Melbourne Fashion Week's diplomat for 2019. 

Akech is as of now positioned in the "Main 50" on 

In 2019, Who magazine ran a component about Akech yet printed an image of another model rather than her. Akech said that the mistake was "unsatisfactory and unpardonable" and felt that the "whole race had been disregarded." Who apologized to her for the blunder.


4. Fashion Icon

2019 winner is one and only, black panther, Naomi Campbell. 



Naomi Elaine Campbell (brought into the world 22 May 1970) is an English model, on-screen character, and businessperson. Discovered at 15 years old, she built up herself among the most unmistakable and sought after models of the late 1980-s and the 1990-s and was one of six models of her age announced supermodels by the style business and the global press. 

Notwithstanding her demonstrating vocation, Campbell has set out on different endeavours, including an R&B-pop studio collection and a few substitute appearances in film and TV, for example, the displaying rivalry unscripted TV drama The Face and its universal branches. Campbell is likewise engaged with philanthropy work for different causes.

One of the five unique supermodels, Naomi Campbell, was conceived in London and got her to break when she was 15 years of age. She has graced the fronts of more than 500 magazines during her profession and has been included in battles for Burberry, Prada, Versace, Chanel, Dolce and Gabbana, Marc Jacobs, Louis Vuitton, Yves Saint Laurent and Valentino. 

She was the primary dark model to show up on the front of TIME magazine, French Vogue and Russian Vogue just as the principal British dark model to show up on the front of British Vogue. The runway was her area as she exhibited the assortments of top planners, including Chanel, Azzedine Alaia, Christian Dior and Versace. 

Moreover, Campbell has shown up in many TV appears, music recordings furthermore, films, including "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air," Madonna's "Erotica," Sway Marley's "Is This Love" and Michael Jackson's "In The Closet." 

Campbell is likewise liable for an unimaginable measure of raising support and philanthropy work in South Africa and over the globe. She started philanthropy work with Nelson Mandela in 1993, and in 1997 he named her "Privileged Granddaughter" for interminable activism. 

In 2005, she set up Fashion For Relief and facilitated its first philanthropy style show to raise assets for casualties of Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans. Since its origination in 2005, Fashion For Relief has exhibited in New York, London, Cannes, Moscow, Mumbai,  Dar es Salaam, and has raised a large number of dollars for different causes. 

Naomi Campbell official created and showed up like a supermodel mentor on Oxygen's acclaimed arrangement "The Face," in the USA, which circulated in winter 2012. In her job as an official maker, Campbell acquired principal style architects, picture takers, distributions, items and challenge accomplices, and made one of a kind, genuine open doors for the contenders. 

UK arrangement of "The Face" propelled in September 2013, pretence all through the Autumn on Sky Living. "The Face" has been declared for Australia; recording starts in the winter of 2013. Propelled discussions are in progress to take "The Face" to different domains over the world. 

Naomi Campbell keeps on being a considerable power in the realm of style. She has utilized her prosperity to build up herself as a business person while continually helping other people deprived through her philanthropy work.


Rest of the 2019 Fashion Awards winners are:

Accessories Designer of the Year - Daniel Lee for Bottega Veneta 

British Designer of the Year Menswear - Kim Jones for Dior Men

British Designer of the Year Womenswear - Daniel Lee for Bottega Veneta

British Emerging Talent Menswear - Bethany Williams for Bethany Williams

British Emerging Talent Womenswear - Rejina Pyo for Rejina Pyo

Business Leader - Remo Ruffini for Moncler

Urban Luxe - Fenty

Outstanding Achievement Award - Giorgio Armani

Trailblazer Award - Sarah Burton for Alexander McQueen

Isabella Blow Award for Fashion Creator - Sam McKnight

Designers' Designer Award - Christopher Kane






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