Bianca De Pietro is the designer behind Bianca Rachele. A 2010 graduate of Philadelphia University with a concentration in Women’s Wear: Avant Garde & Couture Sewing. She has studied abroad in Florence, Italy at Accademia Italiana focusing on tailoring techniques and evening wear gown construction. De Pietro attended Central Saint Martin’s University of the Arts in London for an intensive course in Innovative Pattern Cutting in 2013 prior to opening her own Custom Atelier.
Following her undergraduate education, De Pietro created her line with Partner Rachel Wendling, Bianca Rachele. Their collaborative 20-piece debut collection of couture, “Deliquesce,” was shown during New York Fashion Week 2011. Following this launch De Pietro began working closely with clients on custom bridal wear. In 2013, De Pietro opened a Custom Atelier in Philadelphia selling handmade ready to wear and couture garments. This is where her atelier is located for custom clothing and bridal. Most recently she opened a small production facility and private studio. Doing short run production for designers as well as working on her custom bridal line that will be launching 2019.