The super glamorous invite list of nominees, presenters and guests included the Absolutely Fabulous Joanna Lumley and Jennifer Saunders, designers Stella McCartney, Victoria and David Beckham, and Karl Lagerfeld, actresses Kate Bosworth, Salma Hayek Pinault and Liv Tyler, models Alexa Chung, Karlie Kloss and Naomi Campbell and singer Lady Gaga.
Joanna Lumley and Jennifer Saunders dressed in their trademark AbFab gear. Image: @niamhdevine2
Karl Lagerfield was given the Outstanding Achievement Award for his unrivalled contribution to the fashion industry, presented by American Vogue editor-in-chief Anna Wintour
Victoria Beckham was nominated for the Womenswear Designer Award.
Brittish model Jourdan Dunn was awarded for contributing most to the international fashion scene in the past year.
Stella McCartney won the award for leading British based designer brand that made an impact on the international stage over the past year in areas that could include global distribution, stand-alone store, dynamic campaigns and an e-commerce platform.
Charlotte Olympia took out the Accessory Designer award,
charlotte_olympia Thank you @britishfashioncouncil for #charlotteolympia accessory designer award. Dedicated to my wonderful hard-working team and supportive family and friends
Rosie Huntington Whiteley presented the Emerging Womenswear Designer to Thomas Tait.
Lady Gaga accepted the Red Carpet Award on behalf of Tom Ford, who was not at the event. The Red Carpet Award gives recognition to a British designer creating global awareness of their designs in the media.
Naomi Campbell presented fashion house Burberry with the Creative Campaign Award.
Georgia May Jagger was nominated for the Model award as well as co-presenting the International Designer, won by Alessandro Michele for Gucci.
Salma Hayek Pinault was a walking muse for award winners Gucci.
Model Alexa Chung presented the Establishment Designer to Erdem, as well as wearing the brand.
Karlie Kloss presented the Isabella Blow Award For Fashion Creator to Nick Knight.
@karliekloss wrote: “With my girl @officialjdunn celebrating her award last night ? Congratulations Ms. Dunn!!!”
Kate Bosworth, a style icon herself, awarded IT-Girl Gwendoline Christie with the British Style – Red Carpet Ambassador Award.