Garima Tewari Sharma is an Indian-Canadian designer and founder of luxury accessory label Garéma. Born in a traditional Indian business family, she had the drive to be an entrepreneur since childhood. Her parents & their modern upbringing inspired her to explore and discover the world on her own terms.
After gaining her formal training in Interior design, Garima pursued summer design courses at the Domus Academy in Milan& Central Saint Martins in London. As an Interior designer she designed a number of spaces including nightclubs, spas, restaurants and residences.
She moved to Canada in 2013 and wanted to translate her passion for design into a product that led to the foundation of Garéma in 2015.Garima is a travel enthusiast who has visited over 22 countries , her designs are inspired by the cultural history, arts & architecture of places she has visited.
Garima is a winner of Fashion Your Future 2016 accessory designer program hosted by Toronto Fashion Incubator. She was also a 2017 Canadian Arts & Fashion Awards ( CAFA) Swarovski emerging Talent in Accessories nominee.
What People Say
“Garéma’s unique bags are sheer poetry: There’s an exquisite romance and timelessness to her eye-popping accessories that make them both memorable and highly collectible….”Jeanne Beker, Canadian Television Personality, fashion editor, and author.
“From my first impression of Garima Tewari, I knew she was going to be successful. Smart, charming, talented and entrepreneurial, this designer has what it takes to succeed in the long term. Her line of exquisite evening bags are stunning and must-haves for every stylish woman.”Susan Langdon, Executive Director, Toronto Fashion Incubator
” Garima Tewari took her line up a notch, using 22 karat gold-plated details in her collection of handmade and hand embroidered clutch bags. A collection fit for royalty.”She Canada Magazine