Born in Guadalajara Jalisco, Mexico City is where Graciela completed her fashion designs studies. She moved to Chicago in 1993 where she lives with her husband, daughter and son.
Graciela’s mother, who is a fashion designer as well, is her greatest fashion influence. She brings a unique perspective and expertise into her designs. Graciela participated in a fashion show in 2006 for a club called “challenge”, where they specialize in modern and modest clothes for teens. Graciela have been making first communion dresses for the past 10 years and enjoys making clothes for girls as well as women.
Graciela Llorente showcased two runways in the past for girls. She started a business with a partner called Re-girl, it’s a line of recycled garments turned into leg warmers, skirts, dresses & more.