In the ever-evolving world of fashion, few brands have captured the essence of timeless elegance and modern chic as brilliantly as Mansur Gavriel. Founded in 2012 by Rachel Mansur and Floriana Gavriel, this New York-based luxury label has taken the fashion industry by storm with its iconic designs and commitment to craftsmanship.
A New York Beginning (2012)
Mansur Gavriel made its debut in the fashion scene of New York City, a place where creativity and innovation thrive. The year was 2012 when Rachel Mansur and Floriana Gavriel, two friends with a shared vision for minimalist luxury, decided to embark on a journey that would soon captivate the fashion world.
The Rise of the Bucket Bag (2013)
In 2013, just a year after its inception, Mansur Gavriel introduced the world to the "Bucket Bag." With its clean lines, supple Italian leather, and minimalistic hardware, this bag quickly became a must-have accessory. Its distinctive design and versatility garnered attention from fashion insiders and celebrities alike.
Mansur Gavriel's iconic Bucket Bag
Expanding the Repertoire (2014-2015)
Building on the success of the Bucket Bag, Mansur Gavriel expanded its product range to include ballet flats, or “ballerinas”. These shoes embodied the brand's signature aesthetic—effortless elegance with a contemporary twist. Hand crafted in Italy with precision and using premium materials, these flats became synonymous with understated luxury. Below one of our favorite models!
We love Mansur Gavriel's Glove Flats
CFDA Award Win (2016)
In 2016, Mansur Gavriel's dedication to design excellence was recognized by the fashion industry when the brand received the prestigious Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) Swarovski Award for Accessory Design. This accolade solidified their position as leaders in the world of fashion accessories.
Today, Mansur Gavriel's legacy endures, with its designs celebrated for their timeless appeal and dedication to quality. The brand continues to offer a range of products, including the beloved ballet flats, reflecting the brand's commitment to minimalism and craftsmanship.