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Founded in 2002 by Parson’s School of Design graduates Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez, Proenza Schouler is an American womenswear brand whose first collection originated as a senior thesis collaboration that generated instant acclaim by the fashion industry. Proenza Schouler received five CFDA awards — a prestigious achievement in the fashion world — most notably the Womenswear Designer of the Year award in 2007, 2011 and 2013. Proenza Schouler introduced its first handbag collection in 2008, featuring the now signature PS1 leather satchel that is both luxurious and functional for everyday wear. From classic bookbags to bold carryalls, there is a Proenza Schouler handbag for every woman and occasion.