About Us

Designers Taryn Gruber and Robyn Whale met in 2004 at Central Saint Martins School of Art and Design (London) whilst completing a BA (hons) in Fashion Design with Marketing.

Going on to work with high-end fashion labels Vivienne Westwood and Giorgio Armani respectively, the duo established their high-end accessories label in the summer of 2010.

Based in Cape Town, South Africa, Gruber & Whale is the result of the duo’s British training and exposure to European design.