Julien Fournié x Love, Bonito
Nationality : France & Singapore
Julien Fournié initially decided to study medicine and took a degree in Biology. After two years he changed career to study fashion, continuing his studies at the Ecole de la Chambre Syndicale de la Couture Parisienne graduating in 2000.On his graduation day, Paris Fashion 2000 awarded him with the Moet & Chandon Prize for best accessories. During those three years of study and the apprenticeship, he worked at fashion houses to develop his skills. After experience at Nina Ricci, he moved to Christian Dior, where he worked on accessories with Jean Mouclier, then at Givenchy haute couture.
Love Bonito is owned by three entrepreneurs Velda, Rachel and Viola. They started their business from a blogshop, called Bonito Chico, which was voted the Best Online Blogshop by Nuffnang Blogger Awards. They expanded their business to become one of Singapore’s biggest online fashion retailers. They pride on creating trendy and quality apparels, while selling them at affordable prices for fashionable females in Asia.
Collaboration – Following, an introduction by Fide Fashion Weeks as part of its strategy to foster increasing links between the West and Asia, marking a new milestone in Love Bonito’s continuing success is a new collaboration with leading Paris based couturier – Julien Fournié.