Born in a furrier family, Gabriele Colangelo had an innate talent for craftsmanship and luxury. With the understanding of art, culture and fashion, he gives new life to Italian craftsmanship.
In 2008, Gabriele Colangelo won the Who’s On Next competition organized by Vogue Italia. In 2014, he was the only Italian designer who was named finalist at the prestigious LVMH prize.
In August 2016, he won the honor of IDA Fashion Design Award. With his outstanding creativity for GIADA's minimalist silhouette and elegant texture, he was unanimously selected as the IDA Fashion Designer of the Year by the global fashion media community.