Born and raised in Lebanon, Georges Chakra developed an early passion for fashion design. After two years of studies in interior design & architecture he returned to his initial passion to draw and create. Georges Chakra left for Canada where he earned a degree as a fashion designer from the Canadian Fashion Academy.
Since 2001, Chakra has presented his haute couture collection twice per year during Paris Fashion Week. His collections are always one of the most imaginative with elaborate details, unique finishes and intricate designs. In 2009 the demand for Chakra"s creations in American led to the launch of his ready to wear collection, EDITION Georges Chakra, which he presents during New York Fashion Week.
Chakra"s collection can be found at specialty boutiques and retailers around the world and his designs have adorned some of the most fashionable celebrities, socialites & royals alike. The darlings of Hollywood including Jennifer Lopez, Beyonce Knowles, Katy Perry, Carrie Underwood, Emily Blunt, Kristen Bell and Elizabeth Banks have all made lasting impressions on the red carpet in the designer"s chic gowns and dresses.
Chakra is a man of many passions. He is a fashion designer, a philanthropist, a traveler and an avid collector to name a few. Georges Chakra continues to design the quintessential collection setting a new standard for luxury.
For Fall 2012 designers are inspired by a wide range of influences, from the elaborate details of brocade and metallic gold embellishments to the dynamic mix of military chic and power pantsuits. Colo