1981 is a contemporary modern brand specially crafted and tailored to meet the discerning tastes of today’s modern woman. 1981’s design philosophy is a reflection of one’s personality thus every piece created is aimed to enhance one’s personality. 1981 is the brain child of Nana Kweku Brenu, a Ghanaian born living in Milan, Italy. With a a Bachelors Degree in Latin American Studies from Mcgill University in Canada, Nana Brenu went on to study at the prestigious Parsons School of Design in New York. Followed by a Master Program at the world most renowned Istituto Marangoni in Milan Italy. He had the opportunity to develop projects for Italian brands such as Valentino Red, Gas Jeans and Frankie Morello. Key to 1981 is exploring the dialogue between contrasting ideas and reaching equilibrium where these ideas can exist harmoniously as reflected in the collection.With great emphasis being placed on the quality of the high end fabrics used, the craftsmanship of the work and the innovative cutting techniques employed. 1981 exudes an effortless, chic and practical appeal, despite its modern look and feel.