Innovative, creative geniuses, visionary are some of the words used to describe designer Francis Hendy. His designs have been called exquisite, modern, and sexy, with widespread appeal. Color, cut and innovation are his signature design style and philosophy. Hendy loves working with leather, suede and other exotic skins, as well as fine silks and wools to create finely tailored suits and separates.
In 2001 Hendy received the Michael Awards Menswear Designer of the Year Award. In 2002, he was a finalist for the Fashion Group International’s Designer of the Year Award and launched his women’s line of designer sportswear. Leading fashion stylists work with Hendy to dress celebrities like Jay Z, Beyonce, Rhianna, and The Black Eye Peas to name a few.
Hendy‘s vision is to build a global, lifestyle brand, known for style, innovation and quality. His collections are shown throughout North America and the Caribbean and have appeared in publications Women’s Wear Daily, DNR, Rolling Stone, among others. One DNR headline boldly stated “The Hendy Man Can”.