Gabriela Perezutti is the Candela designer. She was brought up on a Uruguayan ranching farm. Her collections incorporate equestrian and tradtional guacho influences. She is a former model who worked for renowned agency Next and walked a number of runway shows including being in Italian Vogue. Candela started out in Brooklyn making a t-shirt line about 10 years ago. Gabriela is a member of CFDA.