Manolo Blahnik CBE will receive the Outstanding Achievement Award at this year’s British Fashion Awards. With a career spanning almost 40 years, Manolo Blahnik is one of the world’s most influential footwear designers and has been British Fashion Awards Accessory Designer of the Year three times in 1990, 1999 and 2003.
Congratulations, Mr Blahnik!!
Now we can’t possibly talk about Manolo Blahnik without talking about Sex and the City’s Carrie Bradshaw’s love for his shoes :)
Remember the episode in which she shrieks, “Oh my God! Do you know what these are? Manolo Blahnik Mary Janes! I thought these were an urban shoe myth!”? Classic!