MJ is a west coast based designer who has been designing and producing her own label of intimate apparel and loungewear for a remarkable thirty-five years.
As a Southern Californian-native, Mary Jo Bruno has spent years perfecting her craft as a luxury lingerie designer. Her story starts in Paris where she studied and trained at Ecole de la Chambre Syndicale de la Couture Parisienne. As a young designer, she worked for legendary couturier houses located on the historic Boulevard Saint Germain. Here, MJ adopted French methods and traditions that made her equipped to become the bona fide couturier she is renowned for today.
MJ's dynamic atelier with her team of twenty professionals continues to amaze us as she manufactures and produces a minimum of two seasonal collections per year— all requisites for the prestigious and professional distinction.
Additionally, MJ has successfully launched her own namesake label where she has sold and continues to sell directly to major retailers such as Neiman Marcus, Bergdorf Goodman, Saks Fifth Avenue, Henri Bendel and many boutiques. Known in the industry as a savvy designer and perfectionist, she balances a love of vintage inspirations with modern sensibilities.