April 15, 2010

Ariella wins the UKFT Export Awards 2010

In 2010 Ariella won the UKFT Export Awards 2010 in the High Octane Glamour category.

The UK fashion and textile exporters’ day of the year was hosted on Thursday 13 May 2010, at The Landmark London, by Joanna Lumley.

The UKFT Export Awards are recognised as the ultimate industry accolade for fashion suppliers. The awards were presented by HRH The Princess Royal, President UKFT.

The highly successful 2010 Awards attracted a record number of entries and guests at the Awards lunch.

The judging panel, chaired by Steve Newbold, managing director of Emap Connect, included Nicola Copping of the Financial Times, Dolly Jones of Vogue.com UK, Muriel Piaser, representing the Prêt à Porter Paris show, Jessica Brown of Drapers and Nick Cook of ITE Moda (organiser of the Moda UK trade shows). The prize list included stands at Moda Menswear in Birmingham, Prêt à Porter Paris, The Train New York, Mode City Paris & Interfilière and Pure Accessories in London, a subscription to WGSN.com and travel vouchers from Textile Forum. Scottish Development International also supported the Awards.

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