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Karin Gustafsson

Dezeen Awards 2021 judge Karin Gustafsson

Karin Gustafsson is a London-based designer, and the design director of clothing brand COS.

Karin Gustafsson studied traditional womenswear tailoring and dressmaking in Stockholm.

Gustafsson joined COS as an assistant designer immediately after completing her studies in 2006. From 2016 to 2019 she held the position of creative director at COS, directing the brand's creative development alongside art and design partnerships.

In 2020 she returned to the design team as the new design director, leading the creation and development of all COS collections.

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