Born in Taiwan, Wu learned to sew by designing and sewing dresses for dolls then proceeded on to study sculpture in Tokyo. In 2006 Wu debuted his premier Ready-to-Wear line in 2006, a collection that was famously photographed underwater by Howard Shatz. Wu’s client list speaks volumes with his most famous being First Lady, Michelle Obama.
“I was drawn to fashion design as it is my passion to create garments that enhance and flatter the female form.”
— Jason Wu