Who Is Peter Pilotto?

BY Rohma Theunissen / Oct 4 2019 / 16:20 PM

The award-winning designer is one half of the design duo behind the successful London-based label, Peter Pilotto

Who Is Peter Pilotto?
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Peter Pilotto is the one half of the designer duo behind the behind the famed, London-based womenswear label, Peter Pilotto. The brand, which Pilotto founded in 2007 has since gone on to attain international critical and commercial acclaim for its outstanding ability to merge bold, kaleidoscopic digital prints with sharp, contemporary silhouettes for a flattering, fashion forward aesthetic that has become a signature of the brand. Today, Peter Pilotto is sold in over 49 countries and is stocked at global luxury retailers such as Net-a-Porter, Harvey Nichols, Saks Fifth Avenue and Liberty.

The London-based designer works alongside design partner Christopher De Vos out of their East-London studio to create striking womenswear collections which have received numerous accolades over the years including a NewGen sponsorship by the British Fashion Council, the Swarovski Emerging Talent Award, the Fashion Forward Prize and the BFC/Vogue Fashion Fund award. The brand showcases its collections bi-annually at London Fashion Week.

Peter Pilotto recently received widespread recognition for designing Princess Eugenie’s wedding dress in 2018. Up against British bridal veterans such as Stella McCartney, Sarah Burton and Vivenne Westwood, the royal wedding dress designed by Peter Pilotto came as a surprise to everyone as it marked the brand’s first foray into bridal wear.