About us

About the designer: Kaneles is a fashion house founded in Paris by the fashion designer and Medal of Honour winner of the Fédération Française du Prêt à Porter Féminin award, Gunhild Nygaard. The talented Norwegian born designer graduated from one of the most prestigious fashion schools in the world, École Supérieure des Arts et Techniques de la Mode 'ESMOD' in Paris, and she later became an appointed professor there. Before launching her own clothing line, Gunhild also perfected her skills at two of the most renowned fashion houses in the world, Christian Dior and Givenchy.

Working alongside industry legends at ESMOD, Christian Dior and Givenchy, she has perfected and even taught the art of tailoring, the importance of fabric selection, and the value of attention to detail. She also excelles in bespoke tailoring trough her line Gunhild.


We know you will fall in love with the smooth, elegant and custom-made feel of the beautiful clothes of Kaneles. When you wear a Kaneles garment, you will feel the essence of Gunhild's creative vision - Quiet Luxury. Each piece is carefully crafted with attention to detail and a focus on quality. From the fabrics to the finishing touches, every element is carefully considered to ensure the final product is a masterpiece, and will make anyone wearing it feel beautiful and confident.