Founded in 2002 by Robert and Phoebes Garland, Garland & Garland Fashion are one of Australia’s leading boutique fashion agencies based in Sydney, Australia. Run by Phoebes & Robert Garland, Garland & Garland Fashion prides itself on fostering great relationship with fashion retailers & manufacturers, taking the time to understand their business to discuss their requirements so we can match the right label with the right fashion retailer, ensuring it’s a perfect fit. Between the two, Phoebes & Robert Garland have over 50 years sales experience in the fashion, publishing and advertising industries.
Robert Garland was described by Ragtrader magazine, as a “veteran rag trader” with a stellar career of over 35 years experience in the fashion industry, working as a National Sales Manager, Retailer, Fashion Agent, Area Manager & Fashion Buyer. Robert is highly respected and liked by his peers for his solid fashion industry experience. With his calm nature and over 35 years sold in the industry, people take notice of his advice when Robert speaks. Robert has been the agent in the past for Table Eight, Lisa Ho, Sirocco, La Dame, The Discovery Group and many others.
Whilst Phoebes Garland, was described as as “Power Agent” by Assia Benmedjdoub, editor of Ragtrader magazine. With Sacha Strebe, Editor of Fashion Exposed Online & Premiere describing Phoebes Garland as “Immutable” and an “industry figurehead”. Phoebes Garland has had an extensive career with over 20 years in sales & marketing. Having worked as a National Advertising Manager in publishing and grown sales sections by 400% in her career, as well as working in advertising agencies, direct marketing agencies as well as the fashion industry. She has a solid formidable reputation in being thoroughly experienced in all sales & marketing techniques. Phoebes Garland was also invited to be one of the judges of The Spirit of the Black Dress in 2012 (part of L’Oreal Melbourne Fashion Festival) along side iconic fashion designer Jenny Bannister, celebrity stylist Philip Boon, ex-Project Runway judge, & Head of Buying of The Iconic, Sarah Gale & Kyra Pybus of Pybus PR.
Phoebes & Robert Garland are regularly sought for comment from various media on the latest business fashion topics and issues. Both are proud to be involved with Fashion Future Mentoring Program, as well as industry mentors.