Peter Som is a Chinese-American fashion designer. Born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area, Peter Som graduated from Connecticut College in 1993 with a degree in Art History. He then studied at the Parsons School of Design, where he apprenticed with American designers, Michael Kors and Calvin Klein. At Parsons, his talents have been recognized through competitions; he won and received the Parsons Gold Thimble Award by Isaac Mizrahi. After graduating, Peter Som continued his career in fashion design while working under the direction of design assistant Bill Blass in 1998. In 2001 Som created his own product line and launched a trainee collection at Bryant Park. In 2007, he was appointed creative director of Bill Blass' womenswear. Then, he left the company in 2008 to focus on his eponymous brand. In 2009, Som became the creative advisor to Tommy Hilfiger, where he designed a collection of women's catwalks until 2012. His label is Peter Som.
|Born||1970 (age 49–50)|
|Education||Connecticut College and Parsons School of Design|
|Website||Peter Som's Official site|
Fashion designer known for his eponymous label, Peter Som. Known for his elegant clothing, he was the 2002 recipient of the Ecco Domani Fashion Award.
He graduated from the Parsons School of Design, where he studied Fashion. Previously, he had received a degree in Art History from Connecticut College.
He was a 2006 finalist for the National Design Award presented by Cooper Hewitt.
He was born and raised in San Francisco, California.
He dressed countless celebrities, including actress Scarlett Johansson.
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Latest information about Peter Som updated on June 07 2021.