Stephan Caras was born in Corinth, Greece, and educated in Melbourne, Australia. As a teenager, Stephan Caras immersed himself in the world of fashion and acting where he attended the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, the Fashion Designer's Academy of Melbourne, and the St. Martin's Theatre School. As a young designer, Stephan Caras' innovative and distinctive style earned him the "Gown of the Year" award in Australia, and was the wardrobe designer for the winning contestants in the Miss Universe, Miss Queen of the Pacific, Miss Teen International, and Miss World pageants. Stephan Caras' career includes designing with formidable fashion houses such as Guy Laroche, and Hermes in Paris.
Throughout the years, Stephan Caras has been invited to various international fashion events. He has shown his collections in London, New York, Los Angeles, Dallas, Chicago, Osaka, Hong Kong, Athens, Paris Toronto, and was featured at the finale of the "Igedo" opening Gala fashion show in Dusseldorf, Germany. In some of these events, Stephan Caras has shared the stage with Emanuel Ungaro, Christian Dior, Jean-Paul Gaultier, Zandra Rhohdes, Isaac Mizrahi, and Donna Karan.
Stephan Caras Design Inc., and World Headquarters, is located in a magnificent historic heritage building in the heart of downtown Toronto, Canada. The company has been established for over 20 years.
Stephan Caras' odyssey has taken him on a journey throughout five different continents, where he has developed an international vision for design. This vision, coupled with his experience, establishes a new standard of elegance for women within his designs that are masterfully draped, well tailored, and that emphasize femininity and luxury. Stephan Caras designs for the self assured woman of today. Her subtle sensuality and feminine simplicity are never out of mind. Stephan Caras has rightfully earned the title of "THE DESIGNER WHO LOVES WOMEN".