Designer

Gregory Parkinson

Gregory Parkinson

Rugs by Gregory Parkinson

Biography

Gregory Parkinson is designer, known for his decorative ability and his distinctive use of color and patterns. He was born in Preston 1963, north of Manchester, England, to a feminist mother and an engineering surveyor father. In 1980 at age 17 he acquired his first sewing machine. In 1983 Gregory enrolled at Newcastle University, where he studied art and fashion design.