Venezuelan designer Viviana Gabeiras, attended the Parsons School of Design and graduated amongst Marc Jacobs, Isaac Mizrahi and Tracy Reese. As a student, she won the honorable mention from the Rayon Council during the New York Fashion Design Competition. She also worked alongside Michaele Vollbratch, Ann Crimms and the Embroidery Council of America.
Since Petit Pois' inception 12 years ago, Viviana's designs have been featured in many fashion publications including the cover of Women’s Wear Daily, winning the CILA award for “Best Coordinate Moderate” in New York City in 2007. Viviana won Petit Pois the Best Prêt-à-Porter Style Award at MBIFW (Miami Beach International Fashion Week) in 2012. This year, she won the award for Miami Icon Designer and Women in the Arts award. Petit Pois has received recognition from high profile celebrities such as Shakira, recording artist Mya, Florence Welsh from Florence and the Machine and super model Heidi Lindgren, amongst others.
Today, Viviana G's designs are influenced by her experiences and lifestyle. Viviana continues to design and manufacture her premium luxury knit collections at her Miami headquarters.
The Spring 2013 collection, starts at affordable price of $50 - $350, top sizes include small, medium large or 0 to 12; pants are available in American sizes of 0 to 14.
For more information about Petit Pois by Viviana G and to make purchases, please visit www.mypetitpois.com