In honor of Earth Day, The Update is giving center stage to the efforts and conscientious work of Gabriela Hearst. Gabriela was recently nominated for the CFDA Swarovski Award for Emerging Talent. Raised on a sheep and cattle farm in Uruguay adhering to the family values and good morals to hold all living creatures in the highest regard. Holding these attributes close to her heart she is now all grown up and residing in New York where she instills these priceless childhood lessons as she too strives to build a namesake company and bring up a young family.
The mission of her namesake is to offer designs that represent quality with a conscious. A luxury label for those who can forgive the extravagant price point, to respect Mother Nature and her gifts. Branching out to offer leather goods and recognized for The Nina, named for the talented jazz singer Nina Simone. One of the first of a collection of classics that represent Gabriela’s everlasting elegance.