Renowned for her handiwork with luxury knits, she has been celebrated as an exclusive leader in the mesh contemporary market. Her brand, not only represents her lifestyle, but reflects the power of women, and her designs are like an empowering layer of skin. Ageless!!!! And her true DNA is how she presents prints, and color stories mixed together.
Today, many celebrities and high profile women have worn her designs including: Singer Mya, Gloria Estefan, Florence Welsh, Adriana de Moura (Miami Housewifes), Shakira, Telemundo's Maria Celeste, Univision's Natalia Cruz, International Model Athina Klioumi de Marturet, Producer/actress/writer Alison Thompson, CNNEE's Elizabeth Perez, Examiner.com's Lissette Rondon, Viviana Gibelli, Super Model Heide Lidgren, Isabel Bucaran Vicepresident CNNEE, designer Lisa Pliner, Jeannette Lehr, Judy Buendia, Vida Mujer Univision's Zoe Torres, Webcitygirls's Lynn Ponder, Melissa Gorga (New Jersey Housewifes) and many more women of influence.
Recognized as one of the most fashionable women in Miami, Viviana G has made guest appearences on numerous television shows including CALA on CNNEE and interviewed by Ismael Cala, NBC South Florida Morning Show, Univision's Despierta America, CNN NotiMujer. This year (2014) she was featured and interviewed by Vivian Van Dijk from Eyes in Fashion, an award winning magazine that highlights “the minds of the world's most innovative creators”.
She studied in Boston/Amherst University, in Paris and in New York, graduating from Parsons School of Design among luminary names as Marc Jacobs, Issac Mizrahi and Tracy Reese. Dedicating herself to fashion, Viviana Gabeiras not only designs, but has taught at the University of Art & Design in Miami. She continues mentoring young designers while proudly supporting a “Made in USA” attitude, producing and fully running her own manufacturing company in Miami, along with her husband and partner for 33 years, Rafael Gabeiras and her 3 sons. Her entirely straight forward approach towards her business is what makes Viviana Gabeiras an exclusive leader in the fashion field.
Viviana has brought excitement to Miami's fashion world showcasing her collections on the runway, while setting trends and inspiring many. Viviana won Best Pret-A-Porter Style Award during Miami Fashion Week 2012, while making headlines during the ignaugural Petit Pois driven, “Top Real Women in Fashion”, an event honoring industry role model women in colaboration with Miami Fashion Spotlight News! An event that made headlines as the most fashionable night on South Beach during Swim Week, simultaneously earning the honor as Women in The Arts Miami's 2013 Iconic Woman of the year & naming her a top designer, leading her to receive the 2013 Humanitarian Award as “Icon Designer”! In 2014, while showcasing at Miami International Fashion Week, she was awarded a sponsorship from Eastern Airlines giving her the opportunity to present and create the new flight attendant uniforms directly on the runway.
Viviana continues making headlines, and this year she launched her new signature Premium label “Viviana Gabeiras”, and uses her public figure to help numerous charities, and fights to support the recognition of Miami's Fashion Designers! She is a role model, not only as a designer, wife and mother but as an entrepreneurial woman, promoting, empowering and helping influence REAL women.
Welcome to the wonderful world and lifestyle of Viviana G her brands “Petit Pois by Viviana G” & “Viviana Gabeiras”! And remember, proudly “Made in the USA”.