James Perse is a modern approach to the basics. By setting a high standard for simple items from t-shirts and tanks, to jackets and pants, James Perse raises the bar on core wardrobe.
When he designed his first baseball cap in 1991, the son of Maxfield’s influential Tommy Perse sent a clear message. Rather going into high fashion, the younger Perse chose to trailblaze with signature tees in the softest of cottons.
In 1996, the James Perse label was launched, starting with women’s knits, refining and perfecting the shape and softness. The business has since grown to include everything from jackets and sweaters to pants and dresses. James Perse mixes the sophistication of the design and architecture that he grew up around, with the casual warmth of the Southern California lifestyl