Gvantsa a.k.a Gwen Salakaia was born and raised in Georgia. From her early teenage years she started her journey as a cosmopolite and since then has been living and studying in many different countries exploring different cultures. Diversity, change and constant need for renewal and exploration were the paramount factors to relocate from Paris to New York and continued her studies at Parsons The New School of Design. Upon completing her internships at Louis Vuitton and Chanel PR she launched her fashion label in 2015. GWEN SALAKAIA brand is a Feminine, sophisticated with strong presence and accents of femininity with an edginess and elegance; Classical, yet innovative. It is for sophisticated woman who cares about quality, values timelessness of elegance without compromising contemporary and practicality.