What do Kate Winslet, Mulberry's Emma Hill and Alexander McQueen's Sarah Burton all have in common? They're among the lucky recipients receiving honours on the Queen's Birthday Honours List 2012.
Winslet has been named a CBE for her contributions to the acting field, while Burton, best known for her work on Kate Middleton's now-iconic wedding gown, has been named OBE. Others who have been lauded for their service to Britain include architect Zaha Hadid, Military Wives choir master Gareth Malone, Gary Barlow, Kenneth Branagh, Olympic archer Allison Williamson and jewellery designer Lara Bohinc.
Check out the gallery of Queen's Birthday Honours List 2012 recipients below and let us know what you think of this year's honorees.
By Jennifer Barton