Fashion

Azede Jean-Pierre: The designer who dressed Michelle Obama and was listed on Forbes

FIRST LADY APPROVED: Azede Jean-Pierre

FIRST LADY APPROVED: Azede Jean-Pierre

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”.

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