Designer Stella McCartney and rock singer Skin honored at Windsor Castle
Fashion designer Stella McCartney and rock singer Skin will be among those honored at Windsor Castle on Tuesday.
cCartney famously designed the Duchess of Sussex’s wedding gown and Team GB uniform for the 2012 London Olympics.
The 51-year-old, who advocates making eco-friendly garments with no animal products, will collect her CBE for fashion and sustainability after being honored in the award. Ceremony in honor of the Queen’s 2022 Birthday.
She has previously received an OBE for services in the field of fashion and will receive the honor alongside Sir Nicholas Coleridge, president of the V&A museum.
Sir Nicholas, 65, co-host of the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee competition, was awarded a Bachelor of Knighthood for services to the museum, publishing and creative industries on the Honors list. Birthday in 2022.
British rock singer Deborah Dyer, best known by her stage name Skin, will be named an OBE for music services.
Lead vocalist Skunk Anansie, best known for her hit single Weak, was honored in the Queen’s 2021 Birthday Honors.
Dyer, 55, who starred in the first series of ITV’s Masked Singer in 2020, said being an OBE was “not bad for a skinny black girl from Brixton who loves love rock and roll music”.
Peter Usborne, founder of Private Eye and Usborne Books, and Catherine Mallyon, chief executive of the Royal Shakespeare Company, will become CBEs.
https://www.independent.ie/entertainment/music/designer-stella-mccartney-and-rock-singer-skin-to-be-honoured-at-windsor-castle-42330593.html Designer Stella McCartney and rock singer Skin honored at Windsor Castle