Savile Row tailor Richard James swung by Buckingham Palace on Friday to collect his Queen’s honor for services to men’s fashion.
The London men’s calendar may be shrinking, but business is lively with department stores reporting strong sales and M&A activity bubbling around specialist brands.
Members from the fashion and entertainment industries are set to receive royal recognition in 2018.
The change comes about six months after the English shoe company was bought by the American billionaire.
Turner talks about the third series of “Poldark,” and his new gig as the face of Dunhill.
Guests included Emilia Wickstead, Richard James, Rupert Sanderson and Stephen Jones.
The store comes on the heels of fresh investment from Charles S. Cohen.
Cohen, a real estate and film entrepreneur, has long been a Richard James client.