Graciela Rivas Leslin is an artist and fashion designer that followed her creative passion and her love for fashion to launch GRACIELA RIVAS label in 2015. Graciela creates feminine designs for the woman that is into fashion and enjoys dressing up. Her mission is to make women feel empowered by fashion while celebrating their feminine side. Her label has been displayed at store-front windows in Macy's Herald Square during New York Fashion Week and has been selected with an elite group of international womenswear designers as part of Saks' Emerging Designer showcase in NYC. The label has been part of Boston Design Week and has had fashion presentations at Universities like Harvard University and Northeastern University, as well as at hotels and galleries in Boston. In 2017, GRACIELA RIVAS was chosen as the “New Faces in Fashion” by Boston Fashion Week and in 2018 was honored to be selected as one of the women that represent “The Power of Women – The Future of Boston Fashion” by Boston Fashion Week. Graciela’s personal style has been recognized by publications like the Boston Globe, where she was part of the Globe’s Most Stylish Bostonians. Graciela enjoys spending her time between Boston and New York City where she feels inspired by the women of the city, and the city life.