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Fashion stars shine in New Year Honours

The fashion industry's finest caught the Queen's eye in the New Year Honours list. Former Topshop brand director Jane Shepherdson (above left) and British designer Margaret Howell were awarded MBEs, while New Look founder Tom Singh (above right) and LK Bennett founder Linda Bennett received OBEs. Hong Kong-based Harvey Nichols owner Dickson Poon nabbed an overseas Commander of the British Empire honour, while Sainsbury's chairman Sir Philip Hampton received a knighthood.