The 67 stockkeeping unit line of beachwear and accessories is being pre-launched in Australia to coincide with the start of the southern hemisphere summer.
The 32-year-old is the youngest recipient of the award, which is considered the Australian fashion industry’s most prestigious honor.
The two entities will merge to form a new fashion industry peak body.
Sydney-based Khalil is launching new product categories and expanding his presence in London, Europe and Los Angeles.
The winners were announced at a lunch in Sydney.
The actress and fashion designer have both made the monarch’s 2017 Birthday Honors List.
The resort 2018 shows featured more than 80 brands from Australia, New Zealand and China.
To run from June 13 to 16, the New York showroom will feature the resort 2018 collections of six Australian designers.
Lee will design uniforms for over 600 employees, including front-of-house staff and tour guides.
Seven designers from Sydney and Melbourne are to be promoted as part of the Italian men’s wear trade show’s guest nation program.
L Catterton is merging the two brands to create a global beach lifestyle retail platform generating $500 million in sales within the next five years.