Year Founded: 2002
Headquarters: New York City, New York
Company Website: proenzaschouler.com
The It Bag
How can we leave out the Provenza Schouler PS1 Handsatchel when talking about it bags.
The PS1 was launched as part of the inaugural handbag collection in 2008, and the bag made history. It embodied the marriage of practicality and fashion with wearable luxury. Thus the bag was a hit as seen on celebrities.
It is the perfect sized satchel that embodies the brands best selling handbag and a fashionista’s must have bag in her closet.
PS1 Bag in Tan Suede.
Mom Knows Best
Proenza Schouler is a New York based designer brand for womenswear and accessories founded by Jack McCullough and Lazaro Hernandez. While attending the Parsons School of Design, the designers collaborated on their senior thesis and their collection became their first Proenza Schouler collection in 2002.
Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez, Founders of Proenza Schouler
The brand name is said to be a combination of their mother’s maiden names. What a tribute to their mother and an honor to them.
With many consistent accolades and awards from fashion institution since its launch Proenza Schouler has been setting trends and creating coveted creations.
PS1 Bag in Purple Suede.
Proenza Schouler is liked for their modern edgy and youthful take on luxury design.
PS1 Bag in Medium Prune.
Proenza Schouler’s fashion line continues to be successful as it draws inspiration from contemporary art and youth culture. With their emphasis on craftmanship and attention to detail, their collaboration will be a long one for many years to come.
Spring 2016 Proenza Schouler.