Monday, 13 June 2011

Fashion and travel site Beach Tomato launches awards

Online beach destination site Beach Tomato has launched the Beach Tomato Awards 2011, with categories in beach fashion, beach beauty and beaches around the world. The judging panel including co-founder Tom Marchant, editor Kirsty Hathaway and features editor Katie Mulloy, together with ELLE's travel editor Sue Ward Davies; founder and photographer Jackie Dixon; and the founder and beauty journalist, Grace Timothy, will decide the winners.

The three different sections within the editorially led site – Promenade, Preen and Place – will be dictating the different award categories – Fashion, Beauty and Travel. Within each category Beach Tomato has picked individual nominations, with a final winner to be announced on 28 June. The individual categories include the following:

Best women’s swimwear
Best men’s swimwear
Best sunglasses
Best new swimwear label

Best sunscreen
Best hair product
Best beach prep
Best self tan

Best party
Beast urban
Best kept secret (until now)
For the water
Best overall beach

Beach Tomato is also looking for visitors to the site to determine the “People’s Choice Award” within the following categories:

Fashion – Don’t forget
Reiss Ibiza cover up
Nixon Lodown surf watch
Castaner espadrilles
Tallulah and Hope kaftan
Athena Procopiou scarf

Beauty - Beach saviour
Shu Uemura Deepsea Water Facial Mist
Lanolips Lip Ointment with SPF 15
Sachajuan shampoo and conditioners
Erborian BB crème
Estee Lauder Sumptuous Bold Volume Lifting Mascara

Travel - Best beach island
Isla Mujeres, Mexico
Lombok, Indonesia