YOUNG GUNS: Amber Le Bon and Jack Guinness are set to add a dose of glamour to the annual UK Fashion and Textile Association’s annual awards ceremony in May. For the first time, the two British models will co-host the event, which will take place on May 21 at London’s Tobacco Dock.
UKFT is the voice of the nation’s fashion and textile industry, promoting the growth of the sector locally, in the European Union, and globally. It represents more than 2,500 fashion, design and manufacturing companies.
The 2015 judging panel includes Henry Holland and Patrick Grant; Suzie Lau of Style Bubble; Heather Melville of Royal Bank of Scotland; group fashion buying director at Harvey Nichols Anita Barr, and Lou Stoppard of Show Studio.
Previous winners include Christopher Raeburn, House of Holland, Matchesfashion.com and Margaret Howell.