These Eco-Conscious Celebs Proved That Sustainable Style Can Be Sexy at the Green Carpet Fashion Awards
The third annual Green Carpet Fashion Awards (GCFA) was held in Milan, Italy on 22nd September, as the closing ceremony for Milan Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2020. In attendance were some of our favourite environmentally conscious stars, like Alessandra Ambrosio, Adut Akech, and Sophia Loren, who dazzled in sustainable designer dresses and natural diamonds while walking the green carpet.
Of the notable GCFA winners was Stella McCartney, who won the GCFA Groundbreaker Award for her continued commitment to more sustainable practices within the fashion industry. Doutzen Kroes also took home the Social Media Changemaker Award for being a global ambassador for Knot On My Planet. Valentino was honoured with the Legacy Award, which was presented by the iconic Italian actress Sophia Loren. While Valentino's creative director Pier Paolo Piccioli accepted The Art of Craftsmanship Award, and Francois Henri Pinault (the CEO of Kering Group, which includes Gucci, Yves Saint Laurent, and Balenciaga) was given the Visionary Award. Keep reading for a quick breakdown of all the winners from the Green Carpet Fashion Awards 2019 and the best of sustainable red carpet style from some of your favourite celebrities.
The GCFA visionary award: Francois Henri Pinault
The GCFA circular economy award: Healthy Seas
The GCFA award for technology and innovation: Walter Perretti and Massimo Neresini of SICIT
The GCFA social media changemaker award: Doutzen Kroes
The GCFA Franca Sozzani award for best emerging designer: Flavia La Rocca
The Responsible Disruption award: I Was A Sari CEO, Stefano Funari
The North Star award: NYU Stern: Kate Fletcher & Mathilda Tham
CNMI Award in recognition of Sustainability: MaxMara and Zegna
The Groundbreaker award: Stella McCartney
The Art of Craftsmanship: Pier Paolo Piccioli
The Eco Stewardship award: Gondoliers of Venice
The GCFA legacy award: Valentino