De’Jon Pier’e Interview By Scott McGlynn
Fashion Designer De’Jon Pier’e brought out his collection in August 2015 .
Taking the industry by storm and the success he’s had, I had to get the lowdown on how it all come about, Future Design’s, LFW and MUCH more…
Scott McGlynn: Was Fashion / Designing something you knew you wanted to do growing up?
De’Jon Pier’e: I always use to get complimented with the way i dress from when i was young, which to be fair my mum and a part to play in this. as i was growing up i just always love dressing preppy but smart casual and i have always loved fashion and clothes.
SM: Who are your Fashion icons?
DJP: I am in love with Calvin Klein, the way the brand is is what I aspire to how i would like DJP to go in years to come.
SM: De’Jon Pier’e has been such a sucess, How did it all come about starting your own brand?
DJP: I have always loved fashion and it was my Dad who said call your clothing line by your name as its unique and stands out so cheers Dad HAHA!
SM: How long did it take setting up De’Jon Pier’e?
DJP: It took me three years and then August 2015 I decided to release it and just see what happens i was so nervous because i done everything all by myself.
SM: De’Jon Pier’e offers Men & Women clothing, Which items do you find always sell out?
DJP: At the moment my snapbacks always sell really quickly and one of the new items the men’s slim fit shirt is selling pretty well also.
SM: Will we be seeing a De’Jon Pier’e show at LFW 2017?
DJP: Possibly 2018, i think 2017 is a bit to close at the moment a few more achievements as at the moment I’m working with a PR company and we are in the middle of creating a team.
SM: What advice would you give someone looking to start their own brand?
DJP: Know your vision, talk to manufacturers and never stop, it will be hard it is suppose to be but never stop.
SM: Any sneak peaks of future collections?
DJP: Sure, Our ladies collections is expanding here’s a sneak peak,
SM: Tell me you fashion DON’TS?
DJP: DON’T STOP, DON’T follow other people, don’t take no for an answer that’s what i have done and it is working for me.