Alexander McQueen and JW Anderson lead this year’s British Fashion Award nominations.
The labels have scored two nominations each, with Irish-born designer Anderson up for the Menswear and Womenswear Designer of the Year titles, while British fashion house McQueen is in the running to take home the best Brand and Red Carpet Designer prizes.
Last year’s winner Christopher Kane, is once again nominated in the Womenswear designer category along with British-Turkish designer Erdem, while Alexander McQueen faces stiff competition in the Brand of the year category from Stella McCartney and Victoria Beckham.
Model of the moment Cara Delevingne will battle it out with Sam Rollinson and Jourdan Dunn for the Model of Year Award, while Saint Laurent’s Hedi Slimane, Louis Vuitton’s Nicolas Ghesquière and Raf Simmons are in the running to land the International Designer title, reports Vogue.co.uk.
The Isabella Blow Award for Fashion Creator and BFC Outstanding Achievement Award will also be handed out on the night to an esteemed British stylist, make-up artist, art director, photographer or producer and global fashion icon, respectively.
The star-studded ceremony will presented by comedian Jack Whitehall and will be held at the London Coliseum theatre on December 1.
The full list of nominees for the British Fashion Awards:
Emerging Womenswear Designer
Emerging Menswear Designer
Emerging Accessory Designer
Yunus & Eliza
New Establishment Designer
Christopher Bailey for Burberry
Hedi Slimane for Saint Laurent
Nicolas Ghesquière for Louis Vuitton
Red Carpet Designer