Originally from Ukraine, Valentina has been working in fashion for over 10 years.

She started her career with Lilia Poustovit, a Ukrainian designer.

Then Valentina joined Prada in kyiv as a visual merchandiser to cover the FSU market.

Then, Valentina worked as a lead buyer for Chloé Ukraine. Valentina decides to create her own collection, JAY GRY.

Presented for the first season at No Season. Each coat, each Kimono, each poncho by JAY GRY is a unique piece

 created as a unique garment, numbered, certified and listed.

The idea was to create a contemporary version of a coat without clasps and with an exclusive design.