Fashion Designer Karol Cygan was born in Warsaw, Poland. He has graduated from Middlesex University in London in 2017 specialising in Fashion Design. Whilst studying Cygan has discovered a new passion for intricately handcrafted and embellished garments. His designs represent confident flamboyant women with a story behind them to share.
Inspirations are mostly taken from nature, global problems with a futuristic twist.
Karol has gained experience throughout many intensive internships. During the last four seasons at couture label Ethologie by Jasper Garvida he took upon a role of head designer for the season of SS18. Karol also previously interned for Julien Macdonald’s expanding his knowledge about business and fashion.
Karol Cygan designs have been featured in fashion magazines such as VOGUE ITALIA, Feroce Magazine and Nasty Magazine.
Cygan attempts to create more accessible “couture” that can be appreciated by the public. Developing new textures, mixing media, unconventional and upcycled materials, he brings a different dimension to the market.