It has been said of Roger Gary that his fashion philosophy encompasses the totality of being a woman – the clothes and the woman becomes one.
Guyana, South America, Roger demonstrated signs of his love for art and fashion by his unusual and unpredictable creations even at an early age.He attended the E.R Borrowers School of Art in Guyana under to tutorage of the late Dennis Williams and the Jamaica School of Art in Kingston, Jamaica. There, he was encouraged to pursue his true calling, Fashion Design and upon his arrival in New York attended Pratt Institute for a year and the Parsons School of Design.
Woman’s Wear Daily, NY Daily News, Caribbean Life, Essence Magazine, Unchin Magazine, British Pride, She Caribbean, The JC Report and others. He was the first designer to be featured at the original “Fashion Café” in Rockefeller Centre, NYC. On television, his creations were features on Fashion TV, BCD Instyle, Fox Ch.5, BrooklynCh.12, the Miss Worldand Miss Universe Pageants, BET’s “Spring Bling”, BET’s “Rip The Runway” and the VH1/Vogue Fashion Awards. His collections have been showcased during New York Fashion Week, Brooklyn Fashion WeekEnd,Caribbean Fashion Week, StyleWeek Jamaica, Barbados Fashion Week, St.Kitt’s Fashion Week,Virgin Islands Fashion Week, Summer Sizzle BVI, Guyana Fashion Xpo, TheInternational Designer’s Showand Cayman Fashion Solstice. In 2011, he was presented with the Caribbean Style and Culture Award for his remarkable contribution to the Caribbean Fashion Industry.