Gloria begin her carrear as a model strolling on the beach of Ipaneme in 70" and her friends loved her hand made bikinis that became an instant success among the young pretty brazilians girls on the beaches of Rio de Janeiro. Moving to Paris and later to New York Gloria rounded her trainning in Fashion at FIT and Parsons School of Design.
In the late 80" Gloria created the brand "Gloria del Rio Swimwear and Accessories"; her first collection was sold at Barney"s New York followed by Bergdoff Goodman, Henri Bendel and other specialty stores; her swimwear have been feautured in the WWD, Cosmopolitan, Glamour, Self , Elle Magazine; In Style, Sports Ilustrated, Ebony and in others Fashion Magazines worldwide.
Gloria now only sales her custom made swimwear directly to her clients thru her website that she launched in 1998; at WWW.GLORIADELRIO.COM we're passionate about Fashion and Beachwear, we enjoy helping you find the perfect bathsuit or beach accessory and believe shopping shold be fun and enjoyable! So whether you're looking for a new bathsuit or a beach stylish accessory Gloria can help you find the best style and you can customize any style, color with our exclusive fabrics.