Giles Deacon is a fashion designer who also serves as the founder and creative director of the Giles Deacon Group, Couture Fashion House.
Wiki, Bio, Family, Siblings, Childhood & Education
Giles Deacon was born in the English town of Darlington on January 10, 1969. He will be 53 years old in 2022. Giles is of Caucasian descent and practices Christianity. His father, David Deacon, worked as an agricultural salesman, and his mother, Judith, was a housewife. He has a younger sister.
Moving on to Giles’ educational background, he attended Barnard Castle School, where he showed a strong interest in music and began taking lessons. He was also interested in marine biology but abandoned his plans to study it. After finishing high school, he enrolled in Harrogate College of Arts due to a vacancy. While studying, he developed an interest in fashion design and enrolled at Central Saint Martins in London.
Giles Deacon’s Age, Height, Weight, and Body Dimensions
Deacon has kept his tall and powerful physique. Giles stands 6 feet 1 inch tall and weighs approximately 85kg. He has greyish-white hair and a unique pair of blue eyes. Furthermore, his chest-waist-hip dimensions are 44-34-38 inches, and he wears a shoe size 9 (UK).
Giles Deacon’s Profession & Career
Deacon began working with a friend to launch their label “Doran Deacon” in 1992. But that year, he relocated to Paris and began working for Jean-Charles, from whom he learned how to commercially leverage the brand name.
He began working as a freelancer after returning to London in 1994. After his friend Katie Grand suggested him, he soon became the head designer of the Italian leather goods company Bottega Veneta. He worked on it for three years. Giles launched his debut collection under the brand name BV in 2000, which drew the attention of the Gucci company, which acquired Bottega Veneta in 2001.
Giles’ contract was not renewed by Bottega Veneta’s new management, but he was hired by Gucci’s creative director, Tom Ford. He returned to London after working for one season because he became unwell from an infection.
Label of Giles Deacon
Giles had the idea for his label, “Giles,” while getting treated in London. Giles took out a bank loan and utilized all of his funds to design his first collection, which debuted at London Fashion Week in February 2004. Similarly, in 2005, he turned down the top job at Givenchy since it would require him to forsake his business. Instead, he continued to participate in London Fashion Week under his own label.
He was able to fully create his label in 2006, which was a watershed moment for him. He began to work with celebrities such as Scarlett Johansson, Thandie Newton, Princess Beatrice, and Kerry Washington. The next year, he teamed with the British Fashion Company and released “Gold by Giles” and “Mulberry for Giles” with the High Street fashion brand New Look. He became the creative director of the French fashion business Ungaro and exhibited his debut collection for the company, which received critical acclaim.
In 2011, he made his broadcast debut as a judge on “Britain’s Next Top Model.” Similarly, he took part in “New Look Style the Nation” the same year. In addition, he debuted his first haute couture collection in 2016. Since then, he has created stunning gowns for a variety of celebrity clients, including Victoria Beckham and Drew Barrymore.
Achievements and Net Worth
Giles has made a lot of money from his career as a fashion designer. His exact net worth is unknown, however, he is considered to be worth roughly $9 million.
In terms of honors, Giles was named “British Designer of the Year” in 2006. Similarly, he received the French ANDAM Fashion Award’s Grand Pix in 2009.
Giles Deacon’s Wife, Marriage & Relationship
Giles Deacon is presently dating Gwendolyn Christie, a Game of Thrones actress. They started dating in early 2013 when they first met at New Year’s Eve party. Even after such a long relationship, they have yet to share the date of their engagement and marriage. When it comes to his previous relationships, Giles prefers not to share his personal information on social media.
Giles Deacon’s Social Media(Facebook, Twitter, Instagram)
Giles’s social media presence is limited to Instagram. He has a Twitter account with almost 52,000 followers. He has nearly 1800 posts in it, large photographs of his designs, and works of art.
|Full Name||Giles Deacon|
|Born Date||10 Jan 1969|
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|Height||6 feet 1 inch (1.85m)|
|Net Worth||$9 million|
|Hair Color||Greyish White|
|Body Size||44-34-38 inches|
|Education||Central Saint Martin|
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|Personal Web||Giles Deacon Personal Web|
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|Wiki||Giles Deacon Wiki|