1. Giovanna Mernard
Born and raised in Port Au Prince, Haiti, Giovanna Menard’s accessories and handbags have been exhibited on runways throughout the world.
Haitian-born designer, Jean-Pierre is the founder of the world renowned young women’s wear designer label Azede Jean-Pierre. Some of her biggest supporters include Michele Obama and Solange Knowles.
3. Jean Yves Marchand
Jean Yves Marchand has gone from being the chief designer for Habimode, a couture boutique based in Petionville, Haiti, to curating his own fashion line the Jean-Yves Marchand Collection. See more of his pieces here
4. Stella Jean
Stella Jean was raised in Italy to a Haitian mother and Italian father. She attributes her fashion to a merging of both her Haitian and Italian heritage. Her fashion can be seen on runways throughout the world.
5. Maelle Figaro David
Maelle Figaro David Design
Maelle Figaro David was the designer behind Miss Haiti Universe’s national costume and has been a staple in the Haitian high fashion scene for the last 20 years.
6. Michel Chataigne
Michel Chataigne Fashion
Haitian-born hair stylist, turned fashion designer is a truly a Jacque of all trades.
7. Paola Marthe
Headswraps by Paola Marthe
Paola Marthe, fashion blogger and fashion designer behind Famn Djanm (Strong Woman in Haitian Creole). She is most known for her boldly printed head wraps.
8. Phelicia Dell
Phelicia Dell, designer behind the The Veve Collections is most known for her handcrafted luxury handbags.
9. Berny Martin
Berny Martin’s pieces can be seen on both men and women on runways all over the world. He is the designer for Catouwear.
10. Marie Therese Fouchard
MARIE Therese Fouchard Design
Marie Therese Fouchard began making clothes in the mid-eighties and never stopped. She know own and operates a chic boutique in Petionville Haiti called “Le Grenier de Rapadou”
11. Davidson Frere
Haitian-American, Davidson Frere and Aleks Musika are the design team behind Musika Frère, a luxury menswear line.