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Harold Tillman appointed Commander of the British Empire

With changes amongst his ranks at the BFC, Harold Tillman cemented his position within the British fashion industry by being appointed Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) yesterday. The BFC director was... Read more »

Hilary Riva named OBE recipient in New Year's Honours list

[Photo: Rex Features] Hilary Riva , chief executive of the British Fashion Council (pictured above, left) has been named a recipient of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in the Queen's New Year's Honours list... Read more »

Christopher Bailey collects MBE from Buckingham Palace

At CQ, we're proud as punch for Christopher Bailey who turned up to Buckingham Palace last Friday to collect his MBE (Member of the Order of the British Empire) from the Queen. And the cutest bit - he brought his folks... Read more »

Sarah Burton receives OBE; says she like to maternity style Kate Middleton

It was Sarah Burton's turn yesterday to front up to Buckingham Palace and receive her Order of the British Empire (OBE) for services to the fashion industry. The creative director of Alexander McQueen famously designed... Read more »

Anya Hindmarch awarded MBE by Queen

As we mentioned way back in January, Anya Hindmarch made the Queen's annual New Years Honour List . And yesterday, the ethical designer was awarded her MBE (Member of the Order of the British Empire) at Buckingham Palace.... Read more »

Alexander McQueen's Sarah Burton to receive OBE

Sarah Burton of Alexander McQueen is set to receive the royal nod with an OBE (Order of the British Empire) from the Queen. The designer has cemented her place within the fashion world even further by being named in the... Read more »

Anna Wintour cracks a "smile" as she receives her OBE at Buckingham Palace

Have you ever seen Anna Wintour looking so happy? I'm not sure I ever have, so we can probably safely say receiving her OBE at Buckingham Palace today is right up there with the best moments in her life. The US... Read more »

Anna Wintour awarded OBE in Queen's Birthday Honours List

Anna Wintour is the latest fashion industry dignitary to be made an officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) . The editor-in-chief of American Vogue was recently named in this year's Queen's Birthday Honours... Read more »

Jasper Conran to be awarded OBE from the Queen

Designer Jasper Conran is in line to receive an OBE (Order of the British Empire) from the Queen. The son of designer Sir Terence Conran has been in the business since 1978, when he launched his first womenswear... Read more »

Anna Wintour wears fresh-off-the-runway Chanel Couture to receive French honor

It's been a busy week in Paris for Anna Wintour. In addition to the couture shows, she attended the Harry Potter premiere with her niece and last but not least received France's top honor. Wintour received the French Legion... Read more »