Tony Vergara Tony Vergara is a designer who incorporates sophistication and glamorous elements along with fantasy into his structure and technique. “Women are the most important,” he said at his fashion show. For his clothing, Tony has worked with Guna women (indigenous to Panama) for seven years, and speaks highly of their handmade craftsmanship. “I saw beautiful hands in Paris, but these hands are some of the greatest in the world,” he said of the Gunas. Tony also gave his compliments to fellow designer and personal mentor Helene Breebaart, saying she is one of the greatest designers in Panama.