Dreams to Reality
Meet Leviete Gibbs an aspiring entrepreneur and single mom on a mission to turn her dreams into reality.
“I don’t want to be a spectator watching the world go by I want a role, to be a part of it”
“At the moment we exist and my mission is to make us live life to the full”
Life has thrown many obstacles in Leviete direction but she has done her best conquer them, making sure that every mistake she makes is a lesson learned.
Having her son at 19 meant Leviete had to grow up pretty fast and face up to her responsibility.
“He’s my world the reason I try so hard to make our future bright, if it wasn’t for him I’m not to sure where I’d be…….”
“It is important for me to set a good example for my son, that hard work, ambition and education are all you need to accomplish your aspiration”
Raising such a bright, imaginative and fun loving child is Leviete chance to mould and nurture the future heir to the soon to be Le Vita Couture empire. Being a single mom and a student was hard work for Leviete, achieving good grades at Uni without neglecting both the mommy daddy role at home…multitasking at its best! With 6 years at the School of Jewellery in Birmingham under her belt she is confident that she has enough knowledge and passion in designing and making fabulous jewellery to last her a lifetime.
Education: National Diploma (Precious Metals and Gemstones), Higher National Diploma (Jewellery and Silversmithing), BA HON (Jewellery and Silversmithing Design for Industry), AIR (Artist in Residence) Teaching.
Awards: Rowlinson Scholarship 2008, The Goldsmiths’ Company (Assay office London Technology award 2nd Prize) 2010 , Jewelcast (Award for casting) 2010, Delcam (Prize for Design for Industry) 2010.
Being one of the only members in her family to attend university Leviete is a diamond in the rough so to speak. This vivacious and bubbly young lady has a very positive and motivated outlook to life. She aims high and has great faith that with perseverance and dedication she will achieve her goal of creating a famous and renowned fashion empire starting with jewellery then progressing into accessories and clothing.
Becoming self employed and creating a successful business is not the easiest task to do, Even for the fortunate individuals that have investment and guidance at hand. So for Leviete the one man band with zero capital it is extremely tough just to complete the fundamental and essential tasks of a starting up a business: paying for business cards, building and maintaining an e-commerce website, along with production cost. Although they are all simple and straight forward tasks without funds these are all major obstacles that Leviete faces everyday.
All that being said this charming and charismatic young lady faces it all with a perfect red lipped smile knowing that all this hard work will pay off and one day soon she will indeed reap the seeds that she has so carefully sown.
“I am my brand and my brand is me together we are ONE”
“La Vita Couture is my way of translating my multi faceted personas into fabulous jewellery collections”
Le Vita Couture creates jewellery collections that interpret the abundant and diverse range of fashion styles and trends we use to express our persona.
The aspect of someone’s character that is presented to or perceived by others.
Le Vita Couture designs “Persona Jewellery” jewellery collections we can use in the same way we use fashion, to reflect and decorate our personalities and style. Le Vita Couture is a high fashion jewellery brand Producing original collections using innovative technology and great use of research in fashion trends/styles and cultures/lifestyles. Le Vita Couture portrays an image of luxury and creativity using only the highest quality of materials and craftsmanship.
The inventive design concepts are what distinguish Le Vita Couture from the rest, attention grabbing ideas that make an impact and leave a lasting impression. The ever evolving collections are seasonal and annual updated with new additions keeping the audience captivated and eagerly anticipating what will come next………
Le Vita Couture uniquely mixes jewellery with fashion
To blend the perfect cocktail for any for any fashionista to devour.
Poured with Style Garnished with Vogue and a slice of luxury
……Tailored to your Taste……
Le Vita Couture produces fabulous, ever evolving high fashion jewellery collections that offer a delectable assortment of styles and trends to pleasure the palates of all fashionistas.
If you have any advice information or anything that you think could help Leviete to achieve her goal here are some contact details:
Website: www.levitacouture.com (under construction)
About Caron ThompsonCaron Thompson - A free spirit and lives life to the full My love for people takes me into all communities, to see people develop and growing gives me huge satisfaction. I believe, if people have the skills and tools to do for themselves most would. The work that I do with young people will always give them hope, hope that they will have a future and if I can help or offer my time to allow this to happen, more young people will be able to succeed and do for themselves. View all posts by Caron Thompson →
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