Fusing immaculate tailoring with an acute attention to detail, Jean-Pierre Braganza creates a truly modern, ultra feminine, silhouette sought after across the globe. London born, with an Irish mother and an Asian father, Jean Pierre moved to Canada as an infant. Initially studying fine art, he later moved back to London to pursue his dream of studying at the prestigious Central St Martins School.
Braganza excelled, winning the Colin Barnes award for illustration in his final year and receiving a first in the main area of study. On graduation, he completed employments with both Roland Mouret and Robert Cary-Williams, accumulating a wide collection of skills, which would later lead to his eponymous own label debut at London Fashion Week in 2004.
Showcasing his collections around the world, Braganza has shown On Schedule during both London and Milan fashion weeks. Securing finalist for many a prestigious award, including the British Fashion Councils Fashion Forward award, The Swiss Textiles award, and the Mango fashion award; Braganza went on to be selected by Karl Lagerfeld as his protégé for the AW08/09 season. With music providing a constant source of inspiration, Jean-Pierre Braganza’s clothes have attracted the attention of celebrity clients from Alison Goldfrapp, Keith Richards and The Strokes to Estelle and Cheryl Cole. Continuing to go from strength to strength and capturing the imagination of both media and buyers; Jean-Pierre Braganza is currently stocked internationally in over 30 stores across 15 countries including Luisa Via Roma in Italy and Selfridges in the UK.