The first Souchi sweater was created in San Francisco in 1997. Overten years later, founder and designer Suzi Johnson is still at theloom. Each year Suzi personally designs and hand-crafts fourcollections centered around her stunning cashmere pieces that are knownfor their beauty, elegance, and luxury.
Suzi personally handpicks her yarns at the finest mills in Europe. The cashmere is selectedbased on perfect quality and breathtaking color and ranges in weightfrom whisper thin 1-ply to chunky 12-ply. She also knits pieces madefrom organic cotton, cotton stretch, and cotton/cashmere blends.
The Souchi store in Portland Oregon is an intoxicating mix of Souchioriginals and hand-picked pieces from coveted designers ofinternational fame like Ports 1961, Jovovich-Hawk, Christina Lehr, andjewelers Pade Vavra and Thea Grant. Suzi chooses pieces that perfectlyreflect the Souchi aesthetic; sexy and modern, stylish and comfortable.She is drawn to high quality and detail: the vintage fabrics that linePatch handbags, the 100% organic fabric used by Jackson, Johnson andRoe, and Bruce's subtle and stylish details. The Souchi store alsostocks many Souchi exclusives -- pieces that are made by Suzi and soldonly in her flagship store. This includes knit favorites for women andmen, special pieces for baby, and original touches for home likecashmere napkins, table runners, and luxurious blankets.
Portland locals and seasoned travelers alike flock to the minimalist,light-filled Souchi store to purchase luxurious knits and pieces fromhard-to-find designers that together create a beautiful, distinctive,and sophisticated wardrobe.
Suzi's designs have been featured in prominent magazines such asVogue, W Magazine, Travel and Leisure, Lucky, In Style and BritishElle. Her pieces are sought after by celebrities, stylists, and theeveryday modern woman. Souchi is sold in the Souchi flagship store inPortland, Oregon, as well as in exclusive boutiques in the UnitedStates, Paris, London, Canada, and Ireland.
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