The Fashion Awards Winners 2016 / by Cinthia Contreras

British Womenswear Designer

A British ready-to-wear designer who has been instrumental in leading women’s fashion in the past year.

WINNER: Simone Rocha for Simone Rocha 

Simone Rocha

British Emerging Talent

A British innovative and directional womenswear, menswear or accessories designer who is emerging as a growing force in the British fashion industry.

WINNER: Molly Goddard

Molly Goddard

British Menswear Designer

A British ready-to-wear designer who has been instrumental in leading men’s fashion in the past year.

WINNER: Craig Green for Craig Green

Craig Green

The Swarovski Award for Positive Change

Recognising and celebrating a brand or individual who promotes the welfare of others and generously use their resources to benefit good causes.

WINNER: Franca Sozzani

Franca Sozzani

Isabella Blow Award for Fashion Creator

Recognising a fashion creator for their outstanding contribution to the global fashion industry.

WINNER: Bruce Weber

Bruce Weber

Special Recognition

Celebrating an individual or moment that has shaped or influenced the global fashion industry this year.

WINNER: 100 Years of British Vogue

100 years of British Vogue

British Brand

A leading British based accessories, menswear or womenswear brand that has made an impact on the international stage this year in areas that include dynamic campaigns, multiple stores in international markets and e-commerce.

WINNER: Alexander McQueen

Alexander Mqueen

International Business Leader

CEO or President of a fashion business that has seen both creative and commercial success while nurturing and celebrating the creative talent within the business.

WINNER: Marco Bizzarri for Gucci

Marco Bizzarri

International Urban Luxury Brand

A sportswear brand which wholly operates in this area or elevates itself through collaborations.

WINNER: Vetements

Vetements

International Accessories Designer

Recognising an internationally acclaimed, leading accessories designer that has directed the shape of fashion globally in the past year.

WINNER: Alessandro Michele for Gucci

International Ready-to-Wear Designer

Recognising an internationally acclaimed, leading ready-to-wear womenswear or menswear designer that has directed the shape of fashion globally in the past year.

WINNER: Demna Gvasalia for Balenciaga

Denma Dvasalia

International Model

A male or female model that has contributed most to the international fashion scene in the past year and has demonstrated influence beyond the catwalk.

WINNER: Gigi Hadid 

New Fashion Icon

WINNER: Jaden & Willow Smith

Outstanding Achievement

Celebrating an individual for their significant contribution to the global fashion industry.

WINNER: Ralph Lauren

Ralph Lauren