BORN IN Haiti and raised in Atlanta, Azede Jean-Pierre debuted her self-titled line in 2012.
First Lady Michelle Obama wore one of her dresses on the cover of Essence and singer Solange Knowles is a fan.
This year, Azede made Forbes ’30 Under 30′ rundown, which lists 600 of the brightest young entrepreneurs, breakout talents and change agents in 20 different sectors.
“Thank You @Forbes! Honored to be named #30Under30 Art & Style of 2016,” Azede said on making the prestigious annual rundown.
Azede Jean-Pierre is a “sustainable high-end womenswear label for the intellectual, quirky and sophisticated free spirit”.