Jacques Smith is a travelling salesman of sorts, dealing in one-of-a-kind custom embroidered garments. He offers consumers a new way to shop, facilitating happenings and pop-ups filled with music and art that encourage new forms of exchange-based consumption and participation. Each piece has it’s own story, it’s up to you to complete its history.
With a bachelor of arts degree in hand, he returned to Europe beginning a never ending tour of pop-up shops and dress up parties. From festivals in Finland to hotel pools in Miami, Jacques has personally exchanged over 800 pieces to people in all parts of the world. Now based in Los Angeles, Jacques continues his ways, popping up in the most unexpected places, creating new and exciting ways to shop.