MEET THE DESIGNER


 

GBGH is a bold and elegant jewelry brand based in NYCGBGH stands for "Go Big or Go Home", a motto that not only guides Brazilian-born designer Jacqueline Barbosa's designs but also her view towards life.
 
She embraces a nomadic lifestyle and is constantly inspired while traveling and spending time in different parts of the world. From metropolitan cities to exotic locales, she connects with local communities, learn new cultures and discover different ways of life. Marked with a wake-up call regarding environmental and social issues, particularly regarding the destruction of the Amazon Rainforestshe feels it is her calling to use her creations to remind us that everything is delicately connected, and that we are one. 
 
Barbosa's whimsical pieces are created to make the wearer transcend the ordinary into the extraordinary. Featuring intricate, textural details that have become her signature, they come to life through many years of relentless experimentation, combining ancient craftsmanship, cutting edge technology, and her proprietary artistic process. 
 
GBGH has been featured in Vogue, Elle, L’Officiel, Harper’s Bazaar, Nylon, Women’s Wear Daily, and more. Barbosa has successfully built a loyal global following and captured the attention of A-list celebrities and some of the world's most stylish women. Each GBGH piece is responsibly made in New York City by local craftsmen and artisans.  
 
Upon completing her Masters of Arts in Jewelry Design at London’s iconic Central Saint Martins in 2019, Barbosa launched Jacqueline Barbosa Jewels, an exclusive fine jewelry collection that encapsulates her elevated approach to beauty, freedom, and adventure.