Meet Sarahí

Sarahi Merchan

Sarahí was born in Caracas, Venezuela where she started her own clothing business making all types of clothing, specializing in uniforms. She came to the United States in July of 2016.

Elio Mendez is the culmination of 10 years of tailoring, dressmaking, custom clothing creation and fashion experience. Sarahí has spent years cultivating the skills and expertise to create and customize all types of clothing and costumes. Since moving to the United States, she has worked at two bridal and custom-garment shops, and most recently worked full-time for Universal Studios helping to make costumes and working on other projects. She moved to Tallahassee with her husband this June, 2020.