Internationally sold and worn by the likes of Jake Gyllenhaal. James Perse launched a t-shirt line in 1994 that rapidly gained loyal fans looking for a seamless blend of luxe and casual. In 1996 James founded his first namesake collection of women’s knits, which soon developed into two distinctly wearable collections; Standard James Perse for high-quality basics and James Perse Los Angeles ready-to-wear items, including jackets, sweaters and dresses. In 1998, the brand launched an equally outlined men’s collection. Los Angeles-born James Perse has a low-maintenance, high-fashion aesthetic that agrees with his passion for minimalist architecture.