Gaby, the creative mind behind Tomte Studio, from São Paulo, Brazil, the land of soccer, carnival and many other cool things.
Dedicated mother of two beautiful youngsters and her lovely Julie 🐶, Gaby has been married for 23 beautiful years to her loving partner.
An engineer, designer, and teacher by trade, Gaby is now embarking on a purpose-driven journey into the realm of meaningful entrepreneurship. With a burning desire to express her true essence to the world, she combines her passions and talents in a harmonious blend. What was once a mere hobby evolved into something extraordinary when Gaby decided to merge her love for design and sewing, giving birth to her own pattern creations. It was in this moment that she realized her destiny was to create beautiful designs that bring joy to others.
Throughout her creative journey, Gaby has developed a portfolio of over 80 unique patterns, demonstrating her dedication and passion. Her talent has not gone unnoticed, with her patterns adorning the pages of magazines and appearing in lookbooks of fabric collections.
Gaby believes that life becomes more enjoyable when we embrace simplicity and seek out the enchanting wonders that surround us. Always attuned to the magical side of the world, she maintains her unwavering faith in the purity of imagination, the limitless power of creativity, and a deep connection with nature. In Gaby’s whimsical universe, fairies, elves, gnomes, mermaids, and dragons come to life, inspiring wonder and captivating hearts.
Driven by nostalgia and the desire to create lasting memories, Gaby seeks to share these delightful moments with you through her paper piecing patterns, she invites you to embark on countless enjoyable afternoons of sewing.
Gaby’s designs are a gateway to a world where creativity flourishes and the joy of sewing becomes an enduring part of your own personal journey.
Join Gaby on this whimsical adventure and discover the magic that awaits.