Marios Schwab is a Greek-Austrian fashion designer who is based in London. He began his studies in Berlin where he graduated with a distinction and Best Student Award from Esmod. Schwab later completed an MA in Womenswear at Saint Martin's in 2003 and subsequently went on to design the S/S ‘04 womenswear collection for Kim Jones. For S/S 2006 and A/W 2006 he showed at London Fashion Week as part of Fashion East, which was critically acclaimed by both press and buyers for his body conscious silhouettes and metallic appliqués. He debuted on schedule at London Fashion Week for S/S 2007, where he continues to show his collections. Schwab’s S/S 2008 show was chosen as one of the top ten collections of the season by Style.com. Schwab’s clothes have been featured in American Vogue, Bazaar USA, French Vogue, Russian Vogue, i-D, Self Service, V Magazine, Another Magazine and Dazed & Confused amongst others. His stockists include Browns, Harvey Nichols and Dover Street Market in London, Maria Luisa in Paris, Side-by-Side in Tokyo and Opening Ceremony and Barneys in New York.
Schwab was awarded Best New Designer at the British Fashion Awards in 2006 and in 2007 was the winner of the Swiss Textiles Award. In 2009, Marios Schwab was appointed chief designer of the New York fashion house Halston.
Marios Schwab is represented by Starworks +44 (0) 20 7318 040