Fashions Finest & Britain’s Top Designer Awards
Bringing fashion to life
Every February the Fashions Finest Catwalk shows and PopUp culminates in the Britain’s Top Designer Award. Fashions Finest is the second largest independent trade event during London Fashion Week.
The SS17 season last September, saw Luciee Closier and band entertaining the fashpack at Fashions Finest with a set of her own songs. Fashion, music drew an influx of celebrity attendees at Fashions Finest last September. The Britain’s Top Designer Award in February 2017 promises to be even bigger in February 2017.
Hosted by QVC fashion expert, TV and radio presenter Laura Naylor, Britain’s Top Designer is a prestigious designer competition of Fashions Finest will be taking place annually every February during London Fashion Week, it aims to find the best emerging designer in the UK.
Applications are invited via: http://www.britainstopdesigner.com/application
The Britain’s Top Designer Award attracts international press attention, buyers, fashionistas and celebrities, with top industry judges such as head judge celebrity stylist Bernard Connolly. Previous judges that graced the panel were Ewa Szczotka – Former director of Marangorni International Fashion School, Princes Trust Ambassador and celebrity stylist Lewis Duncan-Weedon, Lola Royal – Stylist & fashion presenter, world renowned designer Yemi Osunkoya of Kosibah, Sonia Munafo – International Stylist, Chloe Dolloway of Paul Smith and Louise – Burberry.
Guests in attendance in last season: Amy Childs, Lauren Goodman, Pascal Craymer, Harry Delbridge, Katie Salmon, Katie McDermott, Charlotte Crosby, Chloe Page, Olivia Buckland, Christian MJC, Megan Reese, Rachel O’Connor, Sandi Bogle, Kayode Modupe, Charlie Doherty, Katie Salmon, Katie McDermott, Jahna Sebastian, Eve-Yasmine, Connor Scurlock, Max Hamilton, Laura Naylor, to name a few.
Founded by Deborah St. Louis, the Fashions Finest showcases during London Fashion Week was launched in 2010 following on from the set up of the Fashions Finest magazine in 2009. Since its inception Fashions Finest has been promoting the diverse spectrum of the national and international fashion industry with primary focus on British designers.
Growing from strength to strength, Fashions Finest provides a platform and supports designers that are self-taught as well as those beginning at college level through to established designers. Fashions Finest is committed to helping designers develop their profile nationally as well as internationally, as previously demonstrated with their Fashions Finest Awards, and now continuous on its support with the annual Britain’s Top Designer Awards every February as part of its Autumn / Winter showcase. Previous designers have received international press attention, grown their brand to include being stocked and sold nationally and internationally.