Born in Queens, New York, LaQuan Smith spent his early years with his grandmother, learning how to sew and make patterns. As part of grooming his sewing skills, Smith worked with Blackbook Magazine and famed stylist, Elizabeth Sulcer, as an apprentice.
In 2007, he eventually started his fashion career at the age of 19 and formally launched his first collection in 2010, where popular tennis champion, Serena Williams and other celebrities modeled his collections on the runway.
Presently, LaQuan Smith is a favorite designer amongst the world’s most trending superstars like Rihanna, Kendall Jenner and Beyonce, as well as other private clients spanning from Lagos to London.
On November 11 and 12, 2017, Laquan Smith will be showcasing his exquisite designs at the GTBank Fashion Weekend.
Register to attend his free runway show. Click HERE.