GUERAS FATIM is the contraction of the designer paternal name (Guirassy) and the etymology of her first name, Fatoumata, from arabic origin ( Fatima ) which means : ” the Young female camel which has just been weaned”.
GUERAS FATIM was founded in 2015 by Fatoumata Guirassy.
Born in Vichy (center of France), she studied fashion design at Marie Laurencin School in Riom, France, art in Condé School in Lyon, France, gained experience at the AICP, Paris then graduated in 2010 .
It is in Paris that she acquired her experience in different Maison such as Balenciaga, Céline, and Alexander Mc Queen before launching her own clothing line.
The designer approach is deep and spiritual. behind every collection she tells the story of a strong woman, spiritual, accompanied by her ancestors… every details is linked to feminity. She is inspired by multicultural custom ,vintage and streetwear.
The lines are simple but very studied on techniques and finishings. The GUERAS FATIM woman is a multifaceted person. She embraces her part of masculinity with sensuality ,her body is subtly revealed. She holds mental,physical and spiritual strength”.