In keeping with Fashions Finest's mission to showcase and celebrate new fashion talent from around the UK, Britain's Top Designer
is open to open to all types of designers including graduates, new, aspiring, emerging and established designers based in the United Kingdom.
This year's finalists were Simonetta Sabo, Cassandra Stephenson, Milina Imrichova, Zeeno Dee and Sofia Dourvari, all of whom were shortlisted from a huge number of entries for their innovative ideas that reflect the climate as well as pioneering. Winner Zeeno Dee was announced on Sunday, where her understanding of fabrics and use of structure were praised by the judges.
Zeeno will go on to judge at next year's Britain's Top Designer.
The judging panel included celebrity stylist and creative director, Bernard Connolly, international stylist, Sonia Munafo, stylist and fashion TV presenter, Nicholas Parnell and head judge, fashion designer Yemi Osunkoya, as well as last year's winner, Matthew O'Brien. The evening was hosted by singer and presenter Eve‐Yasmine Saoud‐ Easton, with live music from Mila Falls and Maria Evangelou, and featured special fashion shows from Matthew O'Brien and Yemi Osunkoya.
The highly anticipated final of Britain's Top Designer came at the end of Fashions Finest London Fashion Week Off Schedule Show and concluded with an exclusive after party at the glamorous Buddha Bar Restaurant in Knightsbridge.Photographs Trevor Griffiths iDeLick Media