Peggy Hartanto is the Indonesian designer behind the eponymous high-end ready-to-wear label, which she founded in 2012.
Born and raised in Surabaya, she studied at Raffles College of Design and Commerce in Sydney. During her time in Australia, she won numerous fashion awards and competitions, and graduated in 2009 with an honour as the best student in fashion design. She subsequently joined one of Australia’s leading fashion brands, Collette Dinnigan, before moving back to her hometown to start her own label.
Her widely acclaimed ready-to-wear brand has garnered Peggy a number of international and local accolades, such as Harper’s Bazaar Asia new generation fashion award in 2013 and Australia-Indonesia centre young designer prize in 2014. She was named in the ‘30 under 30: the arts’ list by Forbes Asia in February 2016.
Peggy Hartanto is stocked in leading international stores such as Fenwick, Plan de Ville, Sauce, and Galeries Lafayette Jakarta and is worn by the likes of Eva Longoria, Demi Lovato and Susan Kelechi Watson.