GAVIN DOUGLAS is an elite womens wear fashion label that within a short period of time, has achieved incredible success and recognition. Douglas' ultra chic designs have been worn by A list celebrities and have been seen regularly on the pages of the world's most influential fashion and lifestyle publications, including Harpers Bazaar, Tatler and Vogue.
Born in Birmingham in the United Kingdom, Douglas excelled in creative design from a young age and on leaving high school, actively pursued fashion as a career option. On graduating from university, Douglas set up his fashion label and quickly became recognised as an innovative fashion designer. He went on to be awarded The Avant-Garde Designer of the Year, The Fashion Fringe Award, Smirn-Off Originator Award and the Caribbean Master Designer Award.
With numerous awards, professional qualifications and training in the fashion and textile industry, Douglas was recognized as one of 50 of the most influential Black role models in the United Kingdom by the then, British Prime Minister, Gordon Brown in City Hall, London. Douglas has also been included in the 100 New Fashion Designers book by Hywel Davies, an international snapshot of contemporary fashion design and the strongest young fashion designers that create it.
Gavin Douglas garments have become synonymous with luxurious high glamour aesthetics fused with feminine shapes and sophistication.