She’s from Ecuador, lives in Miami and is married to a Greek, but it’s her made-in-Italy bags that have garnered Ximena Kavalekas local and international praise. Her beyond-beautiful bags feature soft and lightweight python skin in a rainbow of colors and variety of sizes.
The socially conscious Kavalekas donates a portion of her sales to Florida Fish & Wildlife’s Python Patrol. This year, Kavalekas’ collection has slithered up to Fifth Avenue, where her bags are being sold at the one and only Bergdorf Goodman.
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