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  • Geraldine Wharry

    Trend forecaster | Fashion designer | From concept to Design...

    London, United Kingdom

Geraldine Wharry anticipates future design trends. Her unique experience, both as a hands-on designer and trend forecaster means that her visions are seamlessly commercialized into design across industry sectors as varied as fashion, interiors, electronics, and retail. Geraldine’s insights help clients successfully overhaul existing product and realize the potential of new design. After studying at Duperré in Paris, she designed bestselling collections in New York and Los Angeles for leading fashion brands through a mix of innovation and pragmatism. Subsequently in London she gravitated to trend forecasting within the leading companies in this field and still conducts research for them. Now a successful, London-based consultant, garnering industry awards and a substantial online following, Geraldine works with clients across 3 continents, helping them shape their future with a potent blend of product design understanding and big picture thinking. If you would like to find out more about how Geraldine’s work can positively impact your company and its products, get in touch at hello@geraldinewharry.com.

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Work History

GERALDINE WHARRY & TREND ATELIER London 2005 to present Clients: Wgsn, Stylus, Victoria's Secret, Bath & Body Works, Samsung, Nivea, Smiley, Unique Style Platform, Orpiva, The British Library, The National Archives Founder and Managing director- Fashion Design | Foresight | Research | Brand Strategy | Innovation WGSN London 03/2011 to 07/2015 Senior designer and trend forecaster of Womenswear 7 FOR ALL MANKIND Los Angeles 12/2008 to 08/2010 Senior designer of Womenswear fashion denim & casualwear RIPCURL Los Angeles 08/2005 to 01/2008 Design Director of Womenswear CHIP & PEPPER / ECKO RED Los Angeles 05/2004 to 08/2005 ?Senior Designer of Mens and Womenswear PRESS Grazia UK September 2015 - Marketing Fashion August 2015 - Uppercase July 2014 - Creative review June 2014 - El País April 2014 - The British Library 2013

Education

  • Ecole Duperre- Ecole nationale supérieure des Arts Appliques

    • Graduate Fashion and textiles
    • 1998 - 1999
  • Parsons School of Design

    • Full scholarship Textile design
    • 1997 - 1998

    Full scholarship awarded annually by the city of Paris, France, Textile design

  • Ecole Duperre- Ecole nationale supérieure des Arts Appliques

    • Bachelor Textile design
    • 1994 - 1997

Specialties

Awards

- Inspirational Speaker award- London College of Fashion ----------- - Parsons School of Design, textile design department, New York, 8/97 to 5/98 Received a full, one-year scholarship awarded annually by the city of Paris, France.

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