Tim Coppens was born in Belgium and graduated from the acclaimed Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Antwerp. He launched his own label in New York with a blend of craftsmanship, tailoring and athletic references. The energy of the city, street culture, as well as a pulse that feels the present and the future are sources of inspiration.
In 2012 he received the Ecco Domani Award for “Best New Menswear Designer”. The following year he was awarded the Fashion Group International Rising Star of the Year. Most recently Coppens was the 2014 winner of the CFDA Swarovski Award for Menswear and a top 10 finalist for the LVMH Prize. In 2017 he was nominated for the CFDA “Menswear Designer of the Year” Award and the ANDAM Fashion Award.