A passion for knitwear, a lifelong “Love Affair”
Educated in Kingston University England with First Honor Degree in Fashion Design, Gideon developed a passion for knitwear at a young age, a lifelong “Love Affair” that started from his childhood when his mother ran a knitwear factory. Gideon enrolled at Kingston University in England studying fashion design, graduated in 2001, having collected a series of accolades along the way, such as the winner of the RSA (London Royal Society of Art) Fashion Design Student Awards in year 2000, he set out to sharpen his design skill working for a tradition French luxury fashion brands as a knitwear designer, where he has gained valuable knowledge of working with natural luxury fibers. Over the years, Gideon’s unique design and craftsmanship has been recognized by the international fashion industry, he was named The Young Men’s wear Designer at 2010 Berlin Fashion Week, “40 under 40” design leaders of tomorrow by Perspective Magazine. He is continuously invited to present his latest collection in Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Beijing and Copenhagen Fashion Week.