Proenza Schouler


Established in 2002, the duo met at Parson’s School of Design in New York where their final year collection – also their debut collection – met with such success, it was bought in its entirety by Barneys New York. An amalgamation of their respective mother’s maiden names, Proenza Schouler is Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez. Having trained with Michael Kors and Marc Jacobs, Proenza Schouler is not just all hype, but also talent. As Vogue US’s Andre Leon Talley once observed, “Their greatest strength is their appreciation of the construction of clothes: the tailoring, the linings, the seams—all are done perfectly, and that's what makes them great.”