Giles Deacon Biography

(Fashion Designer)

Giles Deacon is a fashion designer who has founded Couture Fashion House.

More about the relationship

Giles Deacon is currently in a relationship with the Game of Thrones star Gwendoline Christie. They started dating since 2013. They met on New Year’s Eve and have since enjoyed several dates.

Christie has said that Giles is one of her favorite designers. The couple has been together for more than four years. Giles has collaborated on designs for some of Christie’s biggest red-carpet moments.

Although it has been a considerable amount of time, neither of them has revealed the future of this relationship to the public.

Relationship Facts of Giles Deacon

  • Giles Deacon is having an affair.
  • His sexual orientation is straight.

Who is Giles Deacon?

Giles Deacon is a British fashion designer. He is the Creative Director and Founder of Giles Deacon group, Couture Fashion House.

Giles is well-known for traditional ideas of womenswear. Giles got the name British Fashion Designer In the Year 2006. His first collection for GILES was launched in 2004.

Giles Deacon: Birth, Age, Parents, Ethnicity, Education

Giles was born in Darlington, County Durham on January 10, 1969, and has English ethnicity.

He raised near Ullswater in the Lake District.  He is the youngest child of David and Judith. His initial goal was to become a marine biologist, but he failed his chemistry A-level. He spent most of his childhood in Ullswater.

Giles attended Barnard Castle School in County Durham. He later joined Harrogate College of Arts, where he completed an art foundation course. He then enrolled at Central St Martins.

Giles Deacon: Professional Life, Career, Awards

Giles Deacon was in the same class as fashion designers Alexander McQueen and Luella Bartley.  After graduating in 1992, he began collaborating on the label ‘Doran Deacon’ with his friend. In Paris, he worked with fashion designer Jean-Charles de Castelbajac. He met the owner of the Italian luxury goods house, Bottega Veneta, and worked for the company.

After the Gucci group bought the company and terminated his contract, Giles was forced to leave Gucci after one season. Giles launched his first collection at London Fashion Week in February 2004.

Giles Deacon
Caption: Giles Deacon and Gwendoline Christie (Source: Popsugar)

He then began appearing regularly at London Fashion Week. Giles took part in the Channel 4 entertainment series, ‘New Look Style the Nation’ from June 2011. He also worked in the creative director position with French fashion house Ungaro.

In 2004 Giles won the title ‘Best New Designer’ at the British Fashion Awards. Giles also received the Young Designer Award at Elle magazine’s Style Awards. He won the British Fashion Council’s Fashion Forward Award in 2006. At the 2007 Elle Style Awards, he won the title “Best British Designer. Giles won the French ANDAM Fashion Award’s Grand Prix.

Salary and Net Worth

The exact amount of salary for Giles is not known. His net worth is estimated to be around $9 million.

Giles Deacon’s Rumors, Controversy:

Giles came under heat after he criticized the fashion industry’s continued obsession with skinny models. He accused the industry of being both ageist and sexist in its attitudes to women.

He was also part of a controversy after his suppliers were distinctly less impressed after one of Deacon’s businesses went into liquidation, owing almost £300,000.

Body Measurement: Height, Weight

Giles Deacon has a height of 6 feet 1 inch tall and weighs 85kg. His hair color is blond and his eye color is hazel.

Social Media Profiles

Giles is active on Twitter and Instagram accounts but he is not active on his Facebook account. He has more than 52.3 k followers on his Instagram account and he has over 17.3k followers on Twitter.


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