NEW YORK, Mar 25, 2012/ — Brandon Sun began his fashion career after graduating from Parsons School of Design where he was honored with the coveted “Designer of the Year” title and the Gold Thimble.
Previously, he won the National Scholarship from both the CFDA and the YMA and held internships with Jeffrey Chow and Calvin Klein. After his graduation, Brandon began working with two of the most distinguished American luxury brands: J.Mendel and Oscar de la Renta.
Within five years at J.Mendel, Brandon rose from Design Assistant to Designer and worked closely with Gilles Mendel on the ready-to-wear, tailoring, and fur collections. In 2009, Brandon joined Oscar de la Renta as the Design Director to revamp the fur division which has since been met with critical and commercial acclaim. Additionally, Brandon was the designer who created the collections especially for the re-launch of the legendary Blackglama ad campaign recently featuring Janet Jackson: “What Makes a Legend Most?”
In Fall 2011, Brandon Sun launched his signature collection of luxury fur accessories with distinguished international retailers such as Bergdorf Goodman, Saks Fifth Avenue, BoontheShop, Savannah, Hirshleifers, Hu’s Wear, Louis Boston, Julianne Boutique, and others.