April 06, 2012

Grazia Style Awards 2012

fter all the voting and shortlisted candidates, the Grazia style Awards came to live yesterday, with an outstanding event held at Joharah Ballroom, Madinat Jumeirah. With remarkable hosts including fashion designer Henry Holland joined with fashion model Poppy Delevigne not to forget guest of honor Mr. Christian Louboutin; the night was started with Editor Elaine Greenshield welcoming everyone to one of the best fashion nights in the region. 

Tick tock, after dinner, chitchat and minngling is over …. It’s the moment of truth everyone was waiting for, announcing the winners! Check below.

Best Local Designer: Lady Fozaza, Alanoud Badr

Fashion Personality of the Year: Tala Samman, award collected by Lina Samman
Online Shopping Sites: My-Wardrobe.com, Rama Al Jundi, Dana Abdelhadi
Best Boutique: Bambah/The Zoo, Hussein & Maha Abdul Rasheed

Most Stylish Reader 2012:  Alizey Mirza
Best Style Blogger: Dipesh Depala for Red Velvet Nation
Best Luxury Shoe Brand: Christian Louboutin and Best Regional Designer:  ESSA

Best Accessory Designer: Louis Vuitton

Best Shopping Destination: The Dubai Mall

Best Department Store To Blow Your Salary: Saks Fifth Avenue

Best Department Store To Shop On A Budget: Debenhams

Best Shop to Spend Dhs500: Forever 21

Best Shop To Spend Dhs1,000: Zara

Best Shop To Spend Dhs1500: Karen Millen

Best Shoe Brand - Budget Category: Aldo

Fashion Moment of the Year: Chanel Numero Prives

It was an amazing night especially that I was side by side assisting my incredible team, jumping all over the place just to make sure everything is perfect, and as always it’s a great experience and totally worth the hard work ! Tumbs up for team-Grazia  

(L to R) Deputy Editor  Jenny King, Sub-editor & Features Writer Dana Nodjoumi, Editor Elaine Greenshields , Junior Fashion & Beauty Editor Rebecca Kelsey , Art Director Helen Louise Carter , Picture editor Rebecca Matthews