Jason Wu is a Taiwanese Canadian fashion designer based in New York City. JASON WU has sold a majority stake in his eponymous label to investment company Interluxe.
Jason Wu was born in Taipei, Taiwan. Wu moved to Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada at age nine and attended Eaglebrook School in Deerfield, Massachusetts and Loomis Chaffee, in Windsor, Connecticut. He learned how to sew by designing and sewing for dolls, and went on to study sculpture in Tokyo. Wu continued this career path at age sixteen by learning to create freelance doll clothing designs for toy company Integrity Toys under the lines “Jason Wu dolls” and later “Fashion Royalty”.