The rebranded event, known until recently as the British Fashion Awards, was held on Monday at Royal Albert Hall.
Analysts brushed off consequences of Renzi's resignation on luxury.
The tailor is seeking $1.9 million in damages, according to his attorney.
The buzzword of the annual meeting was “harmonization” of product and ingredient regulation around the world.
The gathering brought together the not-so-behind-the-scenes people who help create those much-watched red-carpet looks.
A month shy of his 85th birthday, the influential postwar photographer, filmmaker, painter and graphic artist sat down for an interview with WWD.
Cyndi Lauper will present the Tony Award winner with the Community Leadership Award at the 10th annual fund-raiser and fashion show in New York on April 2.
The retailer will offer an exclusive line of co-branded fun-in-the-sun essentials.