Grace Wales Bonner: 5 Things To Know About The 2016 LVMH Prize Winner

by Liz Martinelli · June 16, 2016

Grace Wales Bonner may not be a household name now, but she's about to be. Making a splash in the fashion world, she just won the 2016 LVMH Prize for her menswear brand, Wales Bonner. LVMH judging big-wigs like Karl Lagerfeld and Marc Jacobs chose her from seven finalists, out of an original pool of 1,000 hopefuls. For her big win she will receive 300,000 euros and a year's worth of invaluable mentoring from the executives within LVMH Moët Hennessy - Louis Vuitton, the world's largest luxury group. Click through to learn more about the industry's newest star.

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