Founder: John Howard
Location: San José, Costa Rica
Founded in 2015
John Howard’s mission is to give the modern man a way to express himself through “slow fashion” that is sustainable, original, comfortable and elegant.
Every piece of John Howard clothing is inspired by key Costa Rican elements such as culture, nature and its fascinating microclimates, and so you will find prints such as birds, flowers and the Costa Rican Oxcart symbol.
John Howard applies the highest quality standards without forgoing artisanal procedures. It has created jobs for women head of households and local crafters, while aiming to educate users in sustainable and rational consumption of clothing.
With 350 thread cotton shirts, UPF - 50 protected garments and fast drying shirts and trunks, John Howard is part of a growing fashion industry in Costa Rica and has been a staple of Costa Rica’s premiere fashion event: Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week San José.
- UPF-50 protected Trunks