Giles Deacon is a fashion designer who is best known as the founder and creative director of Giles Deacon Group.
Is He Married or Dating Someone?
He is not yet tied the wedding knot. However, he is currently in a romantic affair with his girlfriend, Gwendoline Christie.
The two have been dating since 2013. Before dating each other, both of them were friends.
In an article published by Stylist, Christie mentioned Giles as her friend.
His partner, Christie, is very supportive of him. She believes in him. She says her boyfriend is one of her favorite designers.
Was it Love at First Sight for Him?
He met Christie through a mutual friend and was instantly smitten. In an interview, he said,
“For a million different reasons, I thought she was extraordinary. The way she carries herself, it was not like anything I’d seen before.”
Not Only Love Partners but also Work Partners
The adorable couple has worked together in many of the endeavors.
In the new version of A Midsummer Night’s Dream in London’s Bridge Theater, Christie starred as Titania and Hippolyta.
Here is her look from the Midsummer Night’s Dream.
Her loving boyfriend has even designed dresses for her for several events.
His Designs Dresses that can be worn by people of any age.
Challenging the traditional ideas of womenswear, he often uses wild prints and pop culture in his designs.
According to him, his designs are humorous, dark, and sexy.
He wants his dresses to be worn by young girls as well as by women who are 50 to 60 years old.
GQ magazine defined his menswear collection as straddling the line between quirky and wearable.
His Net Worth
His net worth is estimated to be between $5 million and $10 million.
He has garnered such a massive net worth through his career as a fashion designer.
His girlfriend, Christie, is reported to have a net worth of $4 million, which she has accumulated through her career as an actress.
She is best known for her role as Brienne of Tarth in the HBO fantasy series, Game of Thrones.
How Did Giles Make Money?
He started working right after his graduation. He collaborated with his friend on the label, Doran Deacon.
His first collection was launched at the London Fashion Week in February 2004.
Following this, he started appearing regularly at London Fashion Week.
In 2008, he launched his first menswear collection. A year later, in June 2009, he launched his first beachwear collection.
He has collaborated with popular fashion chains such as New Look and Ann Summers.
Awards and Recognition
He has won several awards until now. Below is the list of awards won by him:
|1||2004||Best New Designer||British Fashion Awards|
|2||2005||Young Designer||Elle Magazine’s Style Award|
|3||2006||Fashion Forward Award||British Fashion Council|
|4||2006||British Fashion Designer of the Year||British Fashion Awards|
|5||2007||Best British Designer of the Year||British Fashion Awards|
|6||2009||Grand Prix||French ANDAM Fashion Award|
He is living a luxurious lifestyle with his earnings. Since he remains busy most of the time, he does not get a chance to go on vacation.
However, whenever he gets a chance to visit new places, he posts it to Instagram.
Here is a picture of his visit to the London Borough of Islington.
- He was born in the year 1969, which makes his age 51 as of 2020.
- His girlfriend stands at the height of 6 feet 3 inches.
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