The designer will be the first recipient of the Special Recognition Award for Innovation
By Natalie Theodosi
STELLA’S MOMENT: The British Fashion Council will honor Stella McCartney’s commitment to championing sustainability and animal rights at this year’s Fashion Awards. McCartney will be the first recipient of the Special Recognition Award for Innovation, a new accolade that’s been added to the award ceremony’s lineup this year.
The brand has partnerships with recycling partners such as Econyl, which uses an innovative regenerated technology to make a virgin quality recycled nylon.