Grace Wales Bonner Wins LVMH Prize

The British Fashion Awards sponsored by Swarovski, London Coliseum, Britain - 23 Nov 2015

 

Emerging British designer Grace Wales Bonner has won the third annual LVMH Prize and was presented with the gold star at a ceremony in early June. She was selected by a panel of industry figures that included Karl Lagerfeld, Nicolas Ghesquière, Phoebe Philo  and Marc Jacobs.

The other finalists in the running were Aalto, by Tuomas Merikoski; Alyx, by Matthew Williams;  Facetasm, by Hiromichi Hiromichi Ochiai; Koché, by Christelle Kocher; Vejas, by Vejas Kruszewski; Y/Project, by Glenn Martens;  and Brandon Maxwell.

Image: Mandatory Credit: Photo by Nick Harvey/REX Shutterstock (5421460af) Grace Wales Bonner wins ‘Emerging Menswear Designer’ The British Fashion Awards sponsored by Swarovski, London Coliseum, Britain – 23 Nov 2015