The designer – Henric Dahl
Coloniaire was established and founded by award-winning Swedish fashion designer Henric Dahl. He has more than 20 years’ experience in Sweden and internationally, starting up brands and boutiques within the premium and luxury segment. During his design journey, Henric has been working at for instance department store Harrods in the UK, Italian fashion houses Dolce & Gabbana and Giorgio Armani, and Swedish fashion brands J.Lindeberg and Atlas Design. He also founded and designed his own award-winning brand Castor Pollux.
Henric was named Swedish Fashion Talent of the Year in 2014 by the Swedish Fashion Council in cooperation with Peugeot, for his previous brand Castor Pollux, and he has received several other nominations and prizes as a designer. “My philosophy is to constantly challenge myself and the world with my designs,” says Henric. “I’m driven by curiosity and I like to push the boundaries.”