About Jason


February 2007launched Jason Wu Ready-to-Wear Collection

June 2008presents first Resort Collection

July 2008named finalist in the CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund

January 2009First Lady Michelle Obama wears a custom Jason Wu gown to the Inaugural Gala

September 2009launches eyewear collection with Modo on the Spring/Summer 2010 runway, it is currently sold in over 50 stores including Bergdorf Goodman, Nordstrom and Browns from London.

October 2009becomes member of the Council Fashion Designers of America

December 2009presents first Pre-fall collection

January 2010moved into new 10,000 headquarters in NY's Garment District

February 2010creates Fall/Winter 2010 capsule collection Tse Cashmere, titled "Jason Wu for Tse"

March 2010First Lady Michelle Obama donates the Jason Wu gown she worn to Inaugural Gala to the First Ladies Collection at the Smithsonian's Natural Museum of American History in Washington D.C.

June 2010nominated and won the Swarovski Award for Womenswear at the CFDA Fashion Awards

September 2010launches handbag and shoe collection for Spring 2011. He worked directly with Italian manufacturers to create his first accessory collection.

September 2010presents Spring/Summer 2011 "Jason Wu for Tse" capsule collection

September 2010CND released their first designer collaboration of nail colors designed by Jason Wu; over 20,000 sets will be distributed in 2011

November 2010first cosmetic collaboration "Jason Wu for Supreme Aupres" is the first collaboration by Shiseido with a young designer in the Chinese market.

April 2011nominated for CFDA/Swarovski Award for Accessory Design

June 2011launches e-commerce and redesign of website on jasonwustudio.com

February 2012launches Jason Wu for Target limited-edition collection of women’s ready-to-wear, handbags and scarves

April 2012first foray into the beauty market with the launch of Jason Wu Orchid Rain candle for NEST Fragrance

January 2013launches contemporary label Miss Wu

January 2013First Lady Michelle Obama wears a custom Jason Wu gown to the Inaugural Gala

June 2013Jason Wu appointed Artistic Director of Hugo Boss womenswear Ready-to-Wear and Accessory collection

September 2013Jason Wu for Lancôme Fall 2013 collection arrives in store