Giles Deacon is an English fashion designer, Creative Director and Founder of Giles Deacon group, Couture Fashion House. Deacon joined the Paris Couture schedule in 2016. Deacon has been known to challenge the traditional ideas of womenswear and often uses wild prints and pop culture references in his designs. Deacon was employed by the fashion houses Bottega Veneta and Gucci, before founding his own label, GILES, in 2003. He launched his first collection for GILES at the 2004 London Fashion Week and was named "Best New Designer" at the British Fashion Awards. Deacon's designs have been met with critical acclaim and have sparked a renewed interest in London fashion. Having become one of the fashion industry's most fêted figures, Deacon was named British Fashion Designer of the Year in 2006 and was awarded the French ANDAM Fashion Award's Grand Prix in 2009. The designer was appointed creative director of French fashion house Ungaro in April 2010.
|Born:||1969 (age 50–51), Darlington, England|
|Awards:||British Fashion Designer of the Year 2006, ANDAM Fashion Awards Grand Prix 2009|
About Giles Deacon
British fashion designer who was the creative director for French fashion house Ungaro in April 2010.
He attended Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design.
He has been a guest judge on the British version of American Idol.
He has dressed numerous celebrities, including movie actress Scarlett Johansson.
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- People educated at Barnard Castle School
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- English fashion designers
- Alumni of Central Saint Martins