Thursday, 11 November 2010

WGSN Global Fashion Awards 2010 winners

The WGSN Global Fashion Awards 2010 took place last night at the Waldorf Astoria in New York. The winners were announced by America's Next Top Model judge, Nigel Barker and guests included Harold Tillman (Chairman of the British Fashion Council), Iris Apfel, Dolly Jones (Editor of and Kevin Carrigan (Global Creative Director, Calvin Klein). Winners took home Waterford Crystal Global Fashion Awards trophies designed by John Rocha.

The Global Fashion Awards 2010 Winners:

Outstanding Visual Merchandising
Lane Crawford

Highly commended:
Target and Liberty of London

Outstanding Customer Experience

Highly commended:

Outstanding New Store
Levi's Flagship Store - Regent Street, London, UK (Checkland Kindleysides)

Highly commended:
New Balance - Beijing & Shanghai, China

Outstanding Brand Mix
Opening Ceremony

Most Influential Design Team Brand or Retailer

Most Influential Designer - Womenswear
Alber Elbaz - Lanvin

Most Influential Designer - Menswear
Thom Browne

Most Influential Designer - Footwear and Accessories
Nicholas Kirkwood

Most Creative Student Collection
Lilly Heine - Central Saint Martins, London

Global Brand or Retailer
Harvey Nichols

Emerging Brand or Retailer
William Tempest

Outstanding Etailer

Most Sustainable Brand or Retailer
People Tree

Best Marketing Campaign

Most Innovative Digital Initiative
Wrangler (VF Europe)

Pantone Special Color Award for Best Use of Color by a Designer
Chris Benz

Pantone Special Color Award for Best Use of Color by a Retailer
Topshop & Uniqlo

Outstanding Contribution to Fashion
Harold Tillman CBE

Global Style Icon
Iris Apfel