Nick Grimshaw, Daisy Lowe and more attend conservation charity event

‘Fashions for the Future’ was co-hosted by Junior Ocean Council Chair Stephanie Bilet, as well as Pixie Geldof and Radio One presenter Nick Grimshaw. Also in attendance on the night were philanthropists, taste-makers and environmentalists including Sir Bob Geldof, Edie Campbell, Otis Ferry, Daisy LoweGabriella Wilde, Henry Conway, Jack Guinness and Ben Goldsmith.

imageHosted at London’s Phillips Auction House, the event supported Oceana, an international organisation focused on protecting the marine habitat and restoring the ocean’s productivity. The evening’s guests enjoyed canapés, a series of marine-inspired cocktails and wine provided by Drinksfusion and Barefoot Wines, and a high-octane fashion show which featured sustainable designers including Christopher Raeburn, ADA + NIK, Rapanui, Juniper Lai, Auria London and Rose Fulbright. Model Daisy Lowe participated in the catwalk show itself, as well as Ben Goldsmith (to much applause), whilst roles where reversed as model Edie Campbell watched on proudly as boyfriend Otis Ferry walked the catwalk. Hosted at London’s Phillips Auction House, the event supported Oceana, an international organisation focused on protecting the marine habitat and restoring the ocean’s productivity. The evening’s guests enjoyed canapés, a series of marine-inspired cocktails and wine provided by Drinksfusion and Barefoot Wines, and a high-octane fashion show which featured sustainable designers including Christopher Raeburn, ADA + NIK, Rapanui, Juniper Lai, Auria London and Rose Fulbright. Model Daisy Lowe participated in the catwalk show itself, as well as Ben Goldsmith (to much applause), whilst roles where reversed as model Edie Campbell watched on proudly as boyfriend Otis Ferry walked the catwalk.

The evening also saw an exclusive guest-appearance from Oceana CEO Andy Sharpless, who spoke about the organisation’s efforts to help make our oceans more biodiverse and abundant, as well as an exciting live auction conducted by Phillips Auctioneer Henry Highley.

Stephanie Bilet said: “This event is a unique way to use fashion to support a cause that I believe in. Oceana’s International approach to protecting our oceans is urgently needed, and fashion is a fun way to draw attention to this important work.”

Fashions for the Future was made possible by the generous support of the event’s sponsors and underwriters including; Phillips Auction House, Paperless Post, Lagunitas IPA, Drinksfusion, Barefoot Wines and WickerWood.

Following Fashions for the Future, guests headed off to 5 Hertford Street for the exclusive after-party.

VIP attendees included: Pixie Geldof, Nick Grimshaw, Sir Bob Geldof, Newton Faulkner, Edie Campbell, Daisy Lowe, Gabriella Wilde, Jack Guinness, Sabrina Guinness, Astrid Harbord, Henry Conway, Otis Ferry, Tolula Adeyemi, Brent Hoberman, Ben and Jemima Goldsmith, Ozwald Boateng and Percy Parker.

 

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