artisanal concept in support of women from Andean region, Ecuador
All products are manufactured in Ecuador with an artisanal concept yet current approach and design aesthetic. SensiStudio works in a close environment of social responsibility with the artisans and their craft, women from Andean region. The main goal in the elaboration is to give creative work opportunities for the artisans, where they can show off their craft and abilities and at the same time SensiStudio help maintain the millenary craft of weaving Toquilla Straw.
SensiStudio was launched in 2010 by Stephany Sensi as a design and product lab. The collections include: genuine panama hats, hand woven handbags, and other accessories; which are all completely hand made.
Designer Stephany Sensi studied Fashion Design at Istituto Marangoni in Milan, and later earned her master’s degree in Brand Management in the same institution (2006). She then worked alongside Tomas Maier for his eponymous brand, based in Miami (2006-2010).