Gabrielab emerged mid 2014 in a mix of a desire for colors and knitwear, the brand is designed by Gabriela Braga, a recently graduated student from Brazil. The first collection of the brand, Padre António, won a new designers competition, Brazilians to Be, at the Casa de Criadores Fashion Week in Sao Paulo with an International Jury. The brands production is based in Brazil and the pieces are created in high tech machinery with comfortable yarns making up exclusive jacquards with prints created by the designer. These exclusive prints created over long researches overflow color and happiness. It allows the mature woman to express the spontaneity and joy of her inner girl.
With a bit over 8 months of existence, Gabrielab currently sells in China (Alter, Shu Lam, Design for u), Japan (Seibu Shibuya, Viastique, Love Trip, Cry), Italy (LuisaViaRoma) and Brazil (many shops). Has taken part in StyleTv Shanghai during SFW AW15, as well as sold a partnership (Alter showroom+StyleTV) clutch exclusively to the chinese market, which had a big marketing repercussion, as it was part of Shanghai’s Underground (Metro) decoration for a month) Gabrielab participates in Showrooms in China, Brazil and Japan, trade shows in Paris and is opening new trade shows for next seasons.