Following the invitation of Nadja Swarovski, YVY designer Yvonne Reichmuth was among the guests of this year’s British Fashion Awards by the British Fashion Council. After a Welcome Dinner with guest Naomi Watts on Sunday, the Award Ceremony was held on Monday at the Royal Albert Hall. Representing Switzerland, actress and influencer Zoë Pastelle and designer Yvonne Reichmuth were dressed  head-to-toe in YVY for both nights.

The global guest list included actress and Atelier Swarovski designer Penélope Cruz, Naomi Watts, Meghan Markle HRH Duchess of Sussex, Brooke Shields, Cindy Crawford, David and Victoria Beckham, Kendall Jenner, Jerry Hall, Jourdan Dunn, Kaia Gerber, Karen Elson, Kate Moss, Lana Del Rey, Mert & Marcus Rita Ora, Rosamund Pike and Uma Thurman.

Gucci took home Brand of the Year, Dior Homme’s creative director Kim Jones was honoured with the Trailblazer Award and Virgil Abloh took home the Urban Luxe Award for Off-White.

Vivienne Westwood was honoured with the Swarovski Award for positive change, Miuccia Prada with the Outstanding Achievement Award , Claire Waight Keller for Givenchy won the British Designer of the Year Womenswear Award, Craig Green for Menswear, Demna Gvasalia for Balenciaga received the Accessories Designer of the Year.

 

However, it was Givenchy’s Clare Waight Keller who not only won an award, but also, most memorable moment of the night, receiving her trophy by the duchess of sussex Meghan Markle.

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