Christopher Bailey, who was recently promoted to Burberry’s Chief Creative Officer (see the MO Down for 13 November), has been crowned ‘Designer of the Year’ and also accepted the ‘Brand of the Year’ prize for Burberry at the British Fashion Awards last week.
This is the second time Bailey has been named Designer of the Year. He was also commended in 2005. Click here to read more and see the glamorous photos at WWD Fashion.
2009 has been Bailey’s year. He received a promotion and a M.B.E from the Queen (see the MO Down for June 18 for details).