Celebrating this year’s fashion game-changers and leaders, the 2021 British Fashion Awards commenced with host Billy Porter, presented by TikTok. The show’s opening served as the night’s biggest highlight as actor Idris Elba recited “When Great Trees Fall” by Maya Angelou, paying tribute to the late designer Virgil Abloh. Major awards were presented including Kim Jones for Designer of the Year, Nensi Dojaka for BFC Foundation Award, and Tommy Hilfiger for Outstanding Achievement Award to name a few.
With such a huge fashion event in place, the stars came dressed to impress in their best looks, with Richard Quinn reigning supreme as the night’s “it” designer. Explore the 2021 British Fashion Awards best red carpet looks below:
Host Billy Porter made a grande entrance on the red carpet with dancers. The dance squad and Porter were dressed in Richard Quinn looks, styled by Ty Hunter and Colin Anderson. Billy Porter’s look was custom and paired with Jimmy Choo shoes.
Kehlani wore a H&M tiered polka dot dress from their Innovation drop.
Kris Jenner wore Tommy Hilfiger including a black, white and blue shawl and black jumpsuit.
Winnie Harlow wore a custom Moncler quilted two-piece ensemble with puffer sleeves.
Sabrina Elba wore custom David Koma.
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