His graduate collection won the Dries Van Noten award for the best collection at the Royal Academy Graduation Show.
Wijnants presented his collection at the prestigious Festival d’Hyères, where it was awarded the Grand Prix.
Stores including Colette (Paris), Henri Bendel (New York), Pineal Eye (London) and Via Bus Stop (Tokyo) picked up his collection. After working with famous designers like Van Noten and Angelo Tarlazzi, Wijnants launched his own label in 2003.
Christian presents his label on the Paris ready-to-wear calendar. His collection is carried by leading retailers worldwide in America, Asia and Europe.