Priya Ahluwalia of Ahluwalia, is the recipient of The Queen Elizabeth II Award for British Design. The Award was presented by Her Royal Highness The Countess of Wessex, on behalf of Her Majesty The Queen, during a virtual event on February 23rd.
Congratulations to Priya Ahluwalia!!
The Countess of Wessex, who is Patron of the London College of Fashion, spoke to Priya and Caroline Rush, CEO of British Fashion Council, about the effect the pandemic has had on the industry, and their style influences.
- THE EARL AND COUNTESS OF WESSEX VISIT THE CORPS OF ARMY MUSIC.
- THE EARL AND COUNTESS OF WESSEX ATTENDED ARMISTICE DAY COMMEMORATIONS.
- WESSEX FAMILY: EDWARD, SOPHIE, LOUISE AND JAMES VISITED WILD PLACE PROYECT.
“It’s lovely to be recognised for something you love doing.”— The Royal Family (@RoyalFamily) February 23, 2021
Congratulations to Priya Ahluwalia, who has been named as this year’s winner of The Queen Elizabeth II Award for British Design 🪡
Priya was virtually presented with the award by The Countess of Wessex this afternoon. pic.twitter.com/TeeME4VwaI
Her Royal Highness wore a pleated printed dress by Victoria Beckham.
With sustainability and ethical practice always at the heart of the design process, Ahluwalia has been chosen for her focus on craftsmanship and community.Embed from Getty Images
Her sustainably minded menswear collections, made of dead stock and repurposed locally sourced vintage materials, combine elements and influences from her Nigerian and Indian heritage, making her designs truly unique. Find out more about the Award via the link in bio.Embed from Getty Images
The Queen Elizabeth II Award for British Design recognises the role of the fashion industry in society, and the talent of young British designers.Embed from Getty Images
A general view of the Queen Elizabeth II Award for British Design.Embed from Getty Images
Chief Executive of the British Fashion Council, Caroline Rush and Winner of the Queen Elizabeth II Award for British Design, Designer Priya Ahluwalia during LFW at Fora, Soho.Embed from Getty Images Embed from Getty Images
Priya is the fourth winner of The Queen Elizabeth II Award for British Design, which was first presented by The Queen at London Fashion Week in 2018.Embed from Getty Images
Queen Elizabeth II sits next to Anna Wintour (R) and Caroline Rush, CEO of British Fashion Council (BFC) (L) as they view Richard Quinn’s runway show before Her Majesty presented him with the inaugural Queen Elizabeth II Award for British Design at London Fashion Week’s BFC Show on February 20, 2018 in London.Embed from Getty Images
- THE COUNTESS OF WESSEX VISITS ST JOHN AMBULANCE AND DISABILITY INITIATIVE.
- THE COUNTESS OF WESSEX VISITED THE HALF MOON PUBLIC HOUSE.
- SOPHIE OF WESSEX AND DAUGHTER LADY LOUISE WINDSOR.
- A DAY FULL OF ENGAGEMENTS FOR THE COUNTESS OF WESSEX.
- THE COUNTESS OF WESSEX MET WITH STAFF OF CHILDLINE.
- LADY LOUISE AND THE COUNTESS OF WESSEX ATTEND A HOCKEY TRAINING SESSION.