New Award to be Celebrated at The Fashion Awards 2019

The British Fashion Council is delighted to introduce a new award for The Fashion Awards 2019; the Designers’ Designer Award will be celebrated for the first time this year to coincide with the launch of BFC Membership Programme and spotlight the incredible…

13 million Brits have started their Christmas shopping

It’s 100 days to Christmas on 16 September and Santa’s sack is already filling up as 24% of Brits – equating to 13 million across the UK  – have started their festive shopping for 2019 according to research from American…

Top wedding traditions for 2019

Weddings traditions: Out with the selfies and seating plans, but in with the dress and suit London, 1 July, 2019 – For brits, it appears traditions rule when it comes to the big day. New American Express research found that…

Naomi Campbell to be Honoured with the Fashion Icon Award at The Fashion Awards 2019

The British Fashion Council is delighted to announce that Naomi Campbell will receive the Fashion Icon Award at The Fashion Awards 2019, on Monday 2nd December at the Royal Albert Hall, London. Naomi Campbell will be recognised for her incredible…

Brits Spend £1.1 Billion Dressing to Impress on a First Date

From clothes and shoes to haircuts and aftershave, new research from American Express (NYSE: AXP) has revealed how much Brits spend on dating(1). One in five (20%) Brits have been on at least one first date in the past year…

Mindfulness Rules as Brits Pursue Calming Hobbies

MORE THAN A THIRD (34%) OF BRITS FOCUS ON THEIR INNER ZEN BY TAKING UP ARTISTIC HOBBIES(1) Nearly 11 million adults(2) (21%) to take up a new hobby or sport this year Approximately a fifth (21%) of people are looking…

The Fashion Awards 2018 in Partnership with Swarovski Winners Announced

The British Fashion Council (BFC) is delighted to announce the winners of The Fashion Awards 2018 in partnership with Swarovski which recognises creativity and innovation in fashion. Tonight, the Royal Albert Hall welcomed a global mix of 4,000 guests, including…

The Fashion Awards 2018 in partnership with Swarovski celebrate NEW WAVE: Creatives in New York

Today – at an event at The Standard, High Line New York City – Caroline Rush, Chief Executive of the British Fashion Council, Charles Jeffrey and Phillip Picardi will unveil the second round of NEW WAVE: Creatives. The list, which includes…

62nd Bfi London Film Festival American Express® Gala Announced as Uk Premiere of the Favourite

LONDON, Thursday 9th August:  The 62nd BFI London Film Festival in partnership with American Express® is thrilled to announce THE FAVOURITE, a film directed by Academy Award® nominee Yorgos Lanthimos and starring Olivia Colman, Emma Stone and Rachel Weisz, as this…

Tickets for general public on sale for The Fashion Awards 2018 in partnership with Swarovski

Ticket pre-sale for The Fashion Awards 2018 in partnership with Swarovski starts today, Wednesday 27th June, for customers of American Express, the official credit card of The Fashion Awards. General sale will start on Monday 2nd July on fashionawards.com. Tickets…