Gvantsa Janashia is a celebrated fashion pioneer and old guard member of the Georgian fashion leadership. Upon graduation from the Paris American Academy, where she studied fashion design and styling, she returned to Georgia to begin her design career. One of the first designers to show in Tbilisi, she has been designing since then under several incarnations. She opened the first Georgian designer’s concept store, Flabour, located in Tbilisi and Batumi.
The eponymous label JANASHIA was launched in January 2015. Since then she's been promoting and exporting her collections internationally. The Janashia customer is a bold, adventurous woman who eschews trends and prefers to establish her own fashion point of view. The label is known for futuristic, conceptual, and highly artistic ready-to-wear clothing and jewelry.