(via TYWKIWDBI (“Tai-Wiki-Widbee”): Queen Elizabeth must wonder sometimes what the fashion world is coming to)
Designer Catherine Hamnett receives her CBE (Commander of the Order of the British Empire*) award from the Queen at Buckingham Palace.
“I wasn’t nervous to meet the Queen at all,” Hamnett told us this morning. “I wanted to put the message across that sustainable clothing can be glamorous, so I wore an organic cotton dress by Katharine Hamnett and a fabulous Philip Treacy hat made from cockerel feathers - which is a bi-product of food waste.”
The rest of the story is at Vogue. Photo credit PA Photos.