Abaete is the rare blend of international fashion that combines the sensuality of Brazil, the femininity of the French and simplicity of America. The sleek with the sensual, Abaete styles are seen and worn by women around the globe. In short, the collection fits the desire for women to be unique and accentuate the female. Laura Poretzky chose her family name for her branding and the family crest that was awarded to her great-great grandfather by the President of the Brazilian Senate for his participation and service as a leading abolitionist. The Portuguese crest reflects the honor of the name, which in translation roughly means “person of virtue”. The Abaete look makes a statement for the sensual woman and is seen in top fashion magazines such as Vogue along with collections showing in the New York Fashion Week. Laura’s styles encompass everything from beach and resort wear, famous winter collections of skirts, tops, jackets and dresses; all the way to a wedding caftan. Celebrities have added Abaete to their must-have items and the look that is totally Abaete can be seen on such icons as Jennifer Aniston and Rachel Bilson.