gio's story

Giovanni Sanchez, a custom dressmaker, began in Costa Rica providing embroidery for family and friends.  Soon, under a local designer, he developed his unique skill, making shirts and blouses and significantly expanding his designer's clientele.  Savvy fashion consumers recognized his unique style, leading to overwhelming requests for his women's dresses.  In Costa Rica, his dresses were donned by Costa Rica's First Lady, Ms. Costa Rica Universe and Ms. Costa Rica World. 


Since 2011, Gio has been making dresses from his boutique studio in New York's Fashion District.  Word of his products has spread through his customers.  His products have included custom dresses by special  request, design collections for fashion shows, and samples for designers including Laquan Smith.  

Gio takes pride in the beauty of dressmaking design and the satisfied desires of his customers, and now offers his dresses internationally through his online store.  Read more about the story of Giovanni Sanchez.