Americans honour Christopher BaileyMonday, 14 June 2010
Christopher Bailey, Burberry Chief Creative Officer, was
honoured with the International Award at the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) Fashion Awards in New York last week.
Bailey was presented the award by veteran American designer Donna Karan, at the star studded ceremony.
The Council of Fashion Designers of America recognizes top creative talent who have made a profound impact on the fashion industry.
In his role as Chief Creative Officer of Burberry, Christopher Bailey is responsible for the design of all Burberry collections and products, as well as all advertising, corporate art direction, architectural design, multi-media content and overall brand image for Burberry.
Burberry, which was founded in 1856 and is a member of the FTSE100, is headquartered in Pimlico, London.