The British Fashion Council announced that Naomi Campbell will receive the Fashion Icon Award at The Fashion Awards 2019. The ceremony will be held on Monday 2nd December at the Royal Albert Hall, London. The Fashion Icon Award is one of the Special Recognition Awards that celebrate outstanding contributions to the fashion industry.
Naomi will be recognized for her incredible contribution to the fashion industry, her world-renowned career as a supermodel, as well as her philanthropist work with charities and incredible efforts for a more diverse and equal future, especially in Africa.
We cannot think of a more deserving recipient than iconic Londoner Naomi Campbell, she has achieved exceptional work in the industry. Naomi represents female empowerment, activism and glamour and her voice is used for great impact. We are thrilled to present The Fashion Icon Award to Naomi and acknowledge her for her remarkable contribution to the global fashion industry and we look forward to celebrating with her in London in December. – Caroline Rush, BFC Chief Executive