adidas, Off-White™, Vetements and More Are Nominated for the 2016 Fashion Awards

Vying to conquer the new category, “International Urban Luxury Brand.”

By
Fashion
8,818 Hypes 0 Comments

This past Tuesday, the British Fashion Council and Swarovski announced the nominees for the upcoming 2016 Fashion Awards. Ushering in a more global appeal, there are a total of 1,500 nominations spanning key industry designers, fledgling brands and established labels from approximately 41 countries. One of the new categories to spawn in this revamped occasion is the “International Urban Luxury Brand” bracket. BFC appointed adidas, Gosha Rubchinskiy, OFF-WHITE, Palace and Vetements who are all vying to reign victorious in this modish gauntlet. In regards to the expansive list of nominees, BFC Chairman Natalie Massenet professed:

“The shortlisted nominees prove the incredible talent we are so fortunate to work with both at home and abroad. This year’s ceremony will be thrilling and I look forward to welcoming all our guests to London and to what has become one of the most-anticipated highlights of the global fashion calendar.”

All winners will be unveiled at a fundraiser gala hosted by the British Fashion Council Education Foundation this December 5 at the Royal Albert Hall in London, England. To learn more, visit the BFC’s official website here.

Read Full Article

What to Read Next

Rob Zombie x NEIGHBORHOOD Release Nightmarish "WELCOME TO HELL" T-Shirt
Fashion

Rob Zombie x NEIGHBORHOOD Release Nightmarish "WELCOME TO HELL" T-Shirt

To promote the sinister polymath’s latest film ‘31.’

Virgil Abloh & Jonathan Cheung Talk Off-White™ x Levi's Made & Crafted Collaboration
Fashion 

Virgil Abloh & Jonathan Cheung Talk Off-White™ x Levi's Made & Crafted Collaboration

An unlikely pairing.

A$AP Mob Announce Release Date & Tracklist for 'Cozy Tapes Volume 1'
Music

A$AP Mob Announce Release Date & Tracklist for 'Cozy Tapes Volume 1'

The blueprint laid out by A$AP Mob’s spiritual guide, A$AP Yams.


The Scariest Ghost and Monster Stories From Different Parts of the World

The Scariest Ghost and Monster Stories From Different Parts of the World

From modern sightings to unforgettable ancient tales.

Stampd Is Dropping an Exclusive Collection for UNITED ARROWS
Fashion

Stampd Is Dropping an Exclusive Collection for UNITED ARROWS

“Purple Heart” is due out later this week.

Here's Everything We Expect From Apple's Mac-Heavy Keynote Event
Tech

Here's Everything We Expect From Apple's Mac-Heavy Keynote Event

The MacBook Pro will be the star of this event.

More ▾
 
Subscribe to our Newsletter

Gain access to exclusive interviews with industry creatives, think pieces, trend forecasts, guides and more.

By subscribing, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Help us serve you better

We appreciate your support in allowing HYPEBEAST ads, where we can share contents from the latest fashion, to those culturally relevant. In adding HYPEBEAST to your ad blocker's whitelist, ads on our sites will show while you continue to browse.

Help Support Us

We need ads to keep the lights on and to continue providing free news to our readers. We’d appreciate your support by whitelisting HYPEBEAST on your ad blocker. That way you can keep reading all the great stories for free.

If you have already whitelisted us, simply refresh this page. To find out how to whitelist us, click the button below.

Back

Add Us to Whitelist

We appreciate your support in allowing HYPEBEAST ads. Most ad blockers have similar whitelisting steps and settings. If you need assistance, please contact us.

Adblock Plus

  1. Click on the red ABP icon in the upper right corner of your browser.
  2. Click “Enabled on this site” to disable ad blocking for the current site. In Firefox click “disable on HYPEBEAST”.
  3. Refresh the HYPEBEAST page that you were viewing.

Adblock

  1. Click the AdBlock hand icon.
  2. Click “Don’t run on pages on this domain”.
  3. A new “Don’t run AdBlock on…” dialog may be displayed in the middle of the screen.
  4. Move the “Site” slider to the right. After that, click “Exclude”.
  5. Refresh the HYPEBEAST page that you were viewing.

uBlock

  1. Click the uBlock icon.
  2. Click the large blue “power” button in the menu that appears to whitelist the current website.
  3. Reload the HYPEBEAST page that you were viewing.

Firefox Browser

Firefox Tracking Protection may activate our whitelist notice, which can be disabled temporarily for a browsing session by clicking the shield icon in the URL bar and following the instructions.

Disconnect

  1. Click the Disconnect icon.
  2. Click “Whitelist site”.
  3. Refresh the HYPEBEAST page that you were viewing.