By Rachel Michaela of Stylebites
When I met up with Jason at the Domino – Brizo after party at Ian Schrager’s
Gramercy Park Hotel, I wasn’t sure what to expect. I’d seen his videos
and watched him finish up his work backstage before the show but still
I didn’t know what kind of person he would really turn out to be.
of brushing me off with a quick interview full of ready-made answers,
Jason sat down with me for over 20 minutes so that we could bring this
conversation to you.
Brizo and I bring you the Jason Wu that I
now know: young, energetic and one of the friendliest guys you’re bound
to meet. Enjoy!
Rachel: Jason, where are you from?
Jason: I’m from Taipei originally. I’ve been in NYC for 6 years. I studied at Parson’s.
R: How did Parson’s help you launch as a designer?
I think it prepared me for what was to come. They taught me all the
fundamentals and it was up to me to take those skills forward into a