Vision, perseverance and talent has guided Guillermo Pharis, a New Yorker fashion designer, to become one of the most recognized faces in the global bridal industry

Guillermo Pharis

Celebrating eight years in the fashion industry, Guillermo Pharis has undoubtedly outpaced his contemporaries, single-handedly based on his utmost assiduity to reach the pinnacle of success. Building his name, one step at a time, Pharis claims that he could achieve all this purely because of his persistent curiosity and undying zest of building a brand. While entering the fashion industry, one of the most competitive streams out there, all Pharis knew was that he was following his passion and the rest didn’t matter. Of Course with the added perseverance of this rising designer from the Big Apple, resulted in him becoming one of the most recognized faces in the bridal fashion industry.

Reaching in the innermost circles of the fashion industry wasn’t a smooth, fun ride for Pharis. To become what he is today and to achieve what he has over the span of eight years, he had to undergo a ton of stress along with several bumps in his ride. Throughout his career, Pharis worked with multiple brands and designers including Calvin Klein and Dennis Basso. Gaining attention for his impeccable work, Pharis also got the opportunity to design costumes for The Lion King and Madonna’s dancers for The Rebel heart tour. Having had such a colorful experience, it was inevitable for him to achieve his dreams and create one of the most loved brands in the bridal industry. 

Guillermo Pharis’s opulent designs have ignited the wedding dreams of a vast number of American brides. Known for his attention to detail, couture classical style, impeccable designs made from luxury materials, Pharis has become a beacon of inspiration for the young designers yearning to excel as bridal fashion designers. What makes him stand out is the idea of bringing his muses alive, embodying them into his work, and making fine, couture dresses. While growing up, Pharis was absolutely stunned with the works of Christian Lacroix, Hubert de Givenchy, and Christian Dior, and evidently, he is on the same path as these industry giants. 

The highlighting feature of Pharis’s work is that most of it is inspired by 19th-century classic fashion. His dresses are reflective of his signature style that consists of multiple layers, nets infused with embroidered patterns and misty colors. Up until now, Pharis has released multiple collections for GIA New York. In 2019 he founded Whisper by Guillermo Pharis, a global bridal brand widely accepted by the community and, in return received a lot of praise for the fine and high-end craftsmanship work. 

Apart from the couture bridal dresses, Pharis also excels in designing gender-neutral ready to wear and shoes. All of his designs are available via his brand GIA ATELIER, which has become a leading fashion brand in New York City. Check out Pharis’s work on his website – GIA ATELIER