Born in Brazil, in Belo Horizonte, in the state of Minas Gerais, Gustavo Lins studied architecture before moving to Brazil where he worked as a modelist for renowned fashion houses such as Kenzo, Jean-Paul Gaultier, John Galliano and Louis Vuitton.
In 2004, he created his own label, ATELIER GUSTAVOLINS.
His signature style combines straight lines and curves into spirals to transform each piece of clothing into a sensual architecture where the body can move freely.
In 2011, his unique tayloring style and artistic approach enabled him to become a Permanent Member of the "Chambre Syndicale de la Haute Couture".
In 2014, he opened his first boutique 5 rue Barbette 75003 Paris, in the heart of the Marais district.
Gustavo Lins, constantly pursuing his research on the body and materials, collaborated with several prestigious institutions.
From 2007 to 2011, he created a series of "busts and draping" with the Nymphenburg Porcelain Manufactory. In 2012, he built a life-size ceramic dress, the "dress of lights", with the Manufacture Nationale de Sèvres.ForHaute Couture, Gustavo Lins works with the famous French embroidery workshop, the House of Lesage. Since 2010, Gustavo Lins has been collaborating with Petit h by Hermès, for the creation of unique accessories.
Created in 2004 by Brazilian-born designer Gustavo Lins, ATELIER GUSTAVOLINS is a French House of contemporary Haute Couture and ready-to-wear for women and men.
Each piece of clothing is created in our Parisian workshop by Gustavo Lins himself before being industrialized in France, with the highest standards of quality.
In 2011 ATELIER GUSTAVOLINS became a Permanent Member of the "Chambre Syndicale de la Haute Couture".
In 2014, ATELIER GUSTAVOLINS opened its first boutique 5 rue Barbette 75003 PARIS, in the heart of "Le Marais" district.