Walpole British Luxury Awards

Walpole British Luxury Awards, celebrating Britain’s finest luxury brands was held on Monday 3rd November. The V&A played host to the 13th annual awards in association with Coutts, which was attended by key figures from across the British luxury industry. Jodie Kidd presented 11 awards to a variety of British brands alongside Walpole CEO Michelle Emmerson. The main criteria for winning one of the awards seemed to be pushing the boundaries in luxury which is what we here at Plum of London are striving to do with alpaca knitwear. The winners were also recognised as excelling in quality, design, craftsmanship and service.

The winners are:

Lifetime Achievement Award – Joan Burstein, founder of Browns, CBE
Emerging British Luxury Brand – Charlotte Tilbury
British Luxury Brand Advertising Campaign – Burberry
British Luxury Service – Claridge’s
British Luxury Brand Digital Innovation – Farfetch
British Luxury Brand Overseas – Bentley Motors
British Luxury Brand – Jaguar
Corporate Social Responsibility – Stella McCartney
International Brand – Bottega Veneta
British Luxury Craftsmanship – Dovecot Studios
British Luxury Design Talent – Barber & Osgerby
British Cultural Excellence – Royal Shakespeare Company