5 minutes with... Giles & Brother designer, Philip Crangi!
I hope you’ve been enjoying the 5 minute interview editions! Today, we have one of my favorite jewelry brand designer, Philip Crangi of Giles & Brother. Find out what inspires his designers, his jewelry style tips & what he thinks about Fashion blogs…
-Hi Philip! How did Giles and Brother begin?
Giles is my sister & business partner’s nickname, when we decided to do a diffusion line, we named it after her.
-What inspires you?
I am inspired by so much; travel, books, movies. The world inspires me…
-Who is the Giles and Brother girl?
The Giles woman comes to us to add interest to her look, she appreciates the unexpected elements we combine.
-A tip on how to style jewelry for Myfashdiary readers?
Jewelry is the most personal thing we wear, it should be worn liberally – mixed and worn often.
-What are your thoughts on blogs – do you read any?
Blogs have really democratized the press, I think they are amazing. I follow a whole slew of blogs regularly.
Nowness.com, Jakandjil.com, Exquisiteelegance.tumblr.com
-Myfashdiary is based between London and Dubai – Have you been to the Middle East, any plans?
I’ve never been, but would love to go as I find travel so inspiring!
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