He was born into a family that had been dedicated to the Catalonian textile industry since the nineteenth century. After finishing his engineering studies, Sardá joined the family business. One of his first tasks was to introduce its products onto the US Market

In 1962, he founded his own firm, which was dedicated to the design and production of women's lingerie and later expanded into swimwear. He is known for being the first designer to incorporate elastic fibers into their designs

It was in the 1960s in Barcelona when Andrés Sardá decided to create his own women’s lingerie firm. Sardá, a textile engineer from a family linked to the clothing industry since the late 19th century, decided to break with the aesthetica...