Jill Pilot Born in Belgium and growing up in different parts of the world, she brings a unique European flair to her designs. She creates one-of-a-kind pieces that are spunky yet classy, vintage yet fresh, bold yet elegant, fierce yet sophisticated. Jill’s inspiration stems from her upbringing in Europe and her experience in costume design. Environmental issues, as well, are the driving force behind her designs.
Her unique ability to breathe new life into "rescued" materials, not only provides her with interesting materials to create her award winning designs, but allows her to do her part in helping to create a healthy planet.
Every piece is created at Jill's San Mateo boutique/studio “Ricochet Wearable Art”.
RICOCHET WAS FOUNDED IN 1996 BY AWARD WINNING EUROPEAN DESIGNER JILL PILLOT. EVERY PIECE IS CREATED AT JILL'S SAN MATEO BOUTIQUE/STUDIO “RICOCHET WEARABLE ART”.
AT RICOCHET SHE ALSO TAKES PRIDE TO OFFERING PROGRAMS SUCH AS APPRENTICESHIPS, SEWING CLASSES, CAMPS AND A MODELING ACADEMY, FOR STUDENTS AND YOUNG PROFESSIONALS TO ADVANCE THEIR SKILLS FOR SUCCESS IN TODAY’S FASHION INDUSTRY!
"I AM SUPER EXCITED AND HONORED TO BE PART OF BASTILLE DAY, AND HAVE THE OPPORTUNITY TO REPRESENT MY NEW COLLECTION WITH A FASHION SHOW, AND OUR AMAZING TEAM OF MODELS FROM OUR RICOCHET MODELING ACADEMY" ALL OF OUR PIECES WILL ALSO BE AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASING ON THE DAY OF....MAKE SURE TO VISIT OUR BOOTH. JILL