Sometimes you stumble across a designer or pretty-young-thing and just know they’ve got ‘it.’
By ‘it,’ I mean an innovative aesthetic, particular skill–something fresh to bring to the table. My friend recently tipped me off to Azede Jean-Pierre, a Savannah College of Art and Design graduate and Atlanta based designer who can DIY and sew with the best of them:

Her sheer and flouncy garments typically boast quirky details like uneven hems, geometric patches, or petal peppered skirts. Take a look at her Spring/Summer 2011 Collection titled “Newcomer“:

Neiman Marcus in Atlanta took note of her undeniable talent, and proudly displayed one of her dresses in their store windows:

Jean-Pierre was also highlighted as one of five top rising designers by and scored an internship with Ohne Titel this summer.

Azede Jean-Pierre by the Sartorialist

She’s one to watch indeed.
View her collections here and keep track of her progress at

*Thanks Rasaan


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