And the 2013 British Fashion Awards Nominees Are…
It’s a good day to be posh — Victoria Beckham leads the nominations for the 2013 British Fashion Awards, up for Brand of the Year and Red Carpet Designer of the Year. Cara Delevingne is again in the ring for Model of the Year. Alexander McQueen’s Sarah Burton is also nominated for Womenswear Designer of the Year. See their competition in the full list of nominees, below:
Emerging Talent Award – Womenswear Emerging Talent Award
An innovative and directional designer who is emerging as an influential force in British womenswear.
Nominees: Marques’Almeida, Simone Rocha, Thomas Tait
Emerging Talent Award – Menswear Emerging Talent Award
An innovative and directional designer who is emerging as an influential force in British menswear.
Nominees: Agi & Sam, Christopher Shannon, Craig Green
Emerging Talent Award – Accessories Emerging Talent Award
An innovative and directional designer who is emerging as an influential force in British accessory design.
Nominees: Dominic Jones, Mr Hare, Sophia Webster
New Establishment Award
The New Establishment Award recognises a British womenswear, menswear or accessory designer that is taking the industry by storm.
Nominees: J.W. Anderson, Mary Katrantzou, Peter Pilotto
Womenswear Designer of the Year
A leading British designer of ready-to-wear who has been instrumental in enhancing women’s fashion in the past year.
Nominees: Christopher Kane, Phoebe Philo (Céline), Sarah Burton (Alexander McQueen)
Menswear Designer of the Year
A leading British designer of ready-to-wear or bespoke tailoring who has been instrumental in enhancing men’s fashion in the past year.
Nominees: Christopher Bailey (Burberry), Kim Jones (Louis Vuitton), Tom Ford
Accessory Designer of the Year
A leading British designer of shoes, jewellery, millinery or other accessories within the past year.
Nominees: Anya Hindmarch, Charlotte Olympia, Nicholas Kirkwood
International Designer of the Year
Recognising a non-British internationally acclaimed, leading designer who has directed the shape of fashion in the past year both in the UK and internationally.
Nominees: Marc Jacobs, Miuccia Prada (Prada), Raf Simons (Dior)
Red Carpet Award
Gives recognition to a British designer who is creating global awareness of their designs in the media.
Nominees: Antonio Berardi, Erdem, Victoria Beckham
Brand of the Year
A leading British based designer brand that has excelled and made an impact on the international stage over the past year with multiple stores, integrated manufacturing, dynamic campaigns and an e-commerce platform.
Nominees: Alexander McQueen, Burberry, Victoria Beckham
Model of the Year Award (Unisex)
A British model who has contributed most to the international fashion scene in the past year.
Nominees: Cara Delevingne, Edie Campbell, Sam Rollinson