“Many of my American colleagues are not quite sure what it is,” said American Vogue editor Anna Wintour, leaving Buckingham Palace after being awarded the Order of the British Empire. “It's a great honor,” she said. The Brits gave her the medal and sash for supporting British fashion. “I've worked very hard to support British fashion in the States through the exhibition called Anglomania, at the Metropolitan Museum of Art (in New York), and my support of designers like Alexander McQueen and John Galliano," she explained. True to style, she wore a real fur wrap over a grey two-piece business suit.