Sha`Vi Lewis,Founded in 2002. Sha`Vi is a limited luxury brand, with a strong focus on Women’s Cocktail and Eveningwear, based on the aesthetics of Modern, Classic, Glamour . Sha`Vi got his start at the age of seven years old, as he assisted his Grandmother, while she created garments for her clients. Being surrounded by many talented Seamstresses and Tailors on both sides of his family, Sha`Vi began to develop his own sense of style and began to established his name sake brand Sha`Vi.
After learning the basics of fabrication, fit and garment construction, Sha`Vi decided to further his primary education by attending New York’s Fashion Institute of Technology’s Summer Live Program for High school Students. After completing the annual program and excelling at Draping, Patternmaking and Sewing, Lewis Attended Clark Atlanta University in Atlanta, Ga where he continued to develop his craft and style. While completing his core curriculum Shavi` quickly became a stand out in the schools Fashion Design and Merchandising department , and wasthe only Freshman student asked to present in the department’s Annual Spring Fashion Show, and everyone after until his departure in 2007.
In 2011 Lewis was the feature designer for Sephora’s “Fashion’s Night Out” Event, and in February of 2012 Lewis debuted a preview collection to an intimate audience of fashion insiders and bloggers during New York Fashion Week. After receiving stellar reviews Sha`Vi began creating garments for a number of clients and notables such as Author/ Life Coach Shanel Cooper Sykes and Recording Artist Raye Six. The House of Sha'Vi has been featured in Raw Artists NYC “Discovery” Showcase (Feb2013) and has taken part in The Bermuda Fashion Festival‘s International Designer Showcase (Jul2015). And also has been featured on the Cover and Feature for the Re-launch Issue of Seven Tribes Magazine (Sept2015), and on the Cover of Bronze Magazine worn by Model Cynthia Bailey(2017). Most recently Sha’Vi has dressed such notables as Samantha Harris (Entertainment Tonight) and Taylor Stanley (The Bay Series) for the 44th Daytime Emmys Red Carpet, as well as Actress Lexi Ainsworth for her Cannes Film Festival Premiere. Sha’Vi Lewis has a strong vision to make women feel and look Sexy Confident and Sophisticated and is currently preparing for a full Brand Launch in 2018 with the Opening of his First Atelier and Showroom in NYC.