|MADRID, Apr 5, 2010 UPDATED Oct 23, 2010/ — American Perez was created in Barcelona in June 2008. The project was begun by Natalia Pérez, and Jorge Bolado Moo later joined up.
Natalia was born in Barcelona. She graduated in fashion design at the ESDI Advanced School of Design and the University of Southampton. Jorge was born in O Porriño (Pontevedra). He holds a degree in Fine Arts from the University of Vigo.
Their first American Perez collection was a finalist at ModaFad T-Book (September 2008) and was selected by Genial Fashion STIB (September 2008), as well as being chosen to take part in the Cibeles Ego Fashion Show (February 2009).
Their second collection, Miami Heat, was shown as one of the finalists at the ModaFad Awards in September 2009. In October 2009, American Perez was invited to take part in Createurope Berlin, as one of the thirty best designers in Europe.