BFC announces Fashion Forward – Westfield Awards

Dear Shaded VIewers,

Last night the Fashion FOrward sponsorship winners were announced:

Roksanda Ilincic, Richard Nicoll and Jens Laugensen have been chosen to receive the Fashion Forward Westfield Award however the exact amount has not been divulged. It is stated that the amount consists of a substantial cash prize to be used towards producing an on schedule show at LFW. This is the second time that Jens and Richard have received this award. Congratulations to all of the winners.

The lovely Roksanda launched her label in 2002 and has just completed designing her first pre-collection with Net-a-Porter.

Richard Nicoll started his business in 2004 and Jens Laugesen in 2002, both designers find the support to come at the perfect time as both of their businesses continue to grow.



Diane Pernet

A LEGENDARY FIGURE IN FASHION and a pioneer of blogging, Diane is a respected journalist, critic, curator and talent-hunter based in Paris. During her prolific career, she designed her own successful brand in New York, costume designer, photographer, and filmmaker.