FASHION DESIGNERS specializing in ECO/Green/Recycled fashions for the World
Franovik Designs is a Fashion company that makes exclusive, "One of a Kind-Wearable Pieces of Art" (Sportswear/Casual/Evening/Formal) for women and men. We are ECO friendly working with recyclable and organic materials and specialty materials.
Our goal is to satisfy your clothing needs by making you look amazing. We want to give you the extra edge, THE LOOK; while being involved with the green/recycle/ECO movement, we must ALL help our environment.
Franovik Designs is also very proud to give back to our community by participating in social causes, events and fundraiser's that promote awareness for cancer, heart, HIV/AIDS, women, children and animal issues which impact our daily living.
Viktor Franovik (Victor M. Vega) - Founder, Designer-Fashion Stylist
Born and raised in Brooklyn, NY then moved to Puerto Rico in the 80’s, where he achieved degrees in Marketing and Public Relations; among his electives, Art and Graphic Designs were crucial in his academic development. While in San Juan he worked in many hotel resorts acquiring years of experience in Customer Service.
In 1990, Victor moved to South Florida while working for a consulting engineer firm, after a while he went back to pursue hospitality although he wanted to live a “normal life” with weekends off.
Victor wanting to keep his hands in the Arts; put time in different projects from photography shoots, film with partners, fashion and styling, among others.
He has obtained several awards including the Golden Aurora for the films, the Coffee Shop Robbery and It’s About Time, from Christopher DeStefano Productions.
His new interest is Franovik Designs and its divisions (models&designers magazine, Elements of Green fashion shows, Fashion Designers Association Florida, FashoModa Consulting, and the Miss Eco America domain-something for the future).
As owner of the green fashion company, Victor works hard at the daily operations of FRANOVIK Designs from negotiations to marketing. He in involved in every aspect, he does not let anything go out without his approval or signature.
With that being said, Victor has managed to feature Franovik Designs garments on music videos, local telenovelas, international pageants including Miss Universe organization, are registered in all the major award shows and were in the pilot of the new Charlies Angels, shoot on South Beach, Florida.
He and his partner have been working on for years now; they take time to discuss visions and Illustrate designs on paper, the paper design goes to Francisco for its creation, then Victor designs all the accessories for every garment.
We give back to the environment by being eco friendly, using organic, recycled, recyclable and sustainable materials and fabrics.
Francisco J. Perez - Co-founder and Lead Fashion Designer
Born in Caracas, Venezuela, where he studied at the “Ateneo de Caracas” developing his craft at this prestigious institute of textiles in Venezuela, always interested in fashion and beautiful things.
His career started at the age of 20, on the family business of undergarments, active-wear, T-shirts, for both men and women under the name of “Confecciones P.R.”, where he holds the position of President.
Francisco has worked for Mercaty Designs, Sergio Valenti, Dallas Jeans, Edwin Jeans and Bordados Coloroma. He holds a degree in dress and pattern designs.
Looking to expand his passion, Francisco decides to travel to Miami to look at his chance of establishing roots in Florida. In the time that he has been in the U.S. he and his partner have participated on two movie sets creating wardrobes and costumes, also fashion shows for Art Basel (2008), Green Fashion Miami (2009) and Las Vegas Fashion Show (2009) among others.
Diligent, maintaining as excellence to detail, he wants to create a name, a certain style, a look that represents him as a designer. His impeccable taste in designs, piecework, patterns, and production relative to textiles; his passion and drive is to show his vision.
Franovik Designs is honored to have and continue to dress these beautiful ladies. We are fortunate to be official designer to several pageants as well.
Just to mention a few: Miss St Lucia 2006, Anastagia Pierre (former Miss Florida 2008) Sarah Fitzgerald (former Miss Teen Earth United States 2008) Jana Murrell (former Miss earth United States 2008), Esther Dollar-current Ms Latina International, Silvana Camargo-former Miss Latina USA, Diana Schoutsen-current Ms Latina World, Amy Diaz-current Miss Earth United States, Jolie Schamber-current Miss teen Earth United States, Aubrey Carr- current Miss Teen Earth Water 2009, among others.
Also a number of local and international celebrities, among them Paulina Rubio, reporter-news anchor for Al Rojo Vivo Maria Celeste Arraras, Brazilian actress and entrepreneur Nuvia Rose, Socialite Marilyn Puerto and her daughters Sachi and Nori, Pop sensations Marger and Legend Vega (www.legendvegamusic.com).
We want to make eco-friendly/green/recycled pieces of art for you to wear. We want to be responsible and responsive to our client needs and our environment.
To create "Exclusive pieces of Wearable Art for our clients. We want to meet the needs and expectations of each and every one of our client/model.
|GreenArt Fair Miami 2008 for Art Basel
Green Fashion Miami 2009
Franovik’s Little Black Dress 2009
Miss Earth United States/Vegas Show 2009
Franovik’s Set Show 2009
American Heart Go Red Dress 2009
Winterfest White Party Fashion Show 2009
White Diamonds Jewelry & Fashion 2009
Parade of Costumes 2010
TerraMater Earth Day-MAC Building 2010
|Franovik’s Elements of Green 2010
Hope for Haiti Gala 2011
American Heart Go Red Dress 2011
Pink on the Beach 2011
Elements of Green 2012
WRT@ Signature Grand Elements of Green 2012
LS1426 Elements of Green 2012
Miami Splash Elements of Green 2013
ECO CARPET NYC Panama Latin Fashion Week 2013
|Salud al Dia-Moda verde y la medicina, unidas en una causa para conservar y presservar el medio ambiente-June 2009
Doral News-La Moda Femenina en Navidad/Christmas Fashions-December 2009
Palm Beach Illustrated-The shopping Issue-October 2009
Brickell Magazine-Latin Biz-November/December 2009
Inside Fashion World-Music/Green Issue 2009
Hispanic Target-Franovik Impulsa la Moda Ecologica-August/September 2009
Savvy Magazine-April 2009
Pageantry Magazine-Beauties to the Rescue-Winter 2009
Santo Domingo Times-Funkshion Fashion Week-May/June 2009
Santo Domingo Times-Victor Vega-Fundador, Director y Disenador de Franovik-January/February 2010
El Nuevo Herald-Defectos Cardiacos Congenitos-March 2010
Bayfront/ICON Magazine-Green Couture Designers with a cause-Fall 2010
D’Latinos Magazine-February 2010
D’Latinos Magazine-April 2010
Pageantry Magazine-Spring 2010
Nubia Rose-May 2010
AHA-Heart & Stroke Ball 2011
HerLife Magazine-WPB-June 2011
Broward Lifestyles Magazine-June 2011
Latin ConnectionMag-June 2012 (www.latinconnectionmag.com)
4th Annual 100 Outstanding Women of Broward County May 2012
Ciudad Weston News-June 2012 Keel Magazine-July 2012 (www.keelmagazine.com)
Sun Sentinel Newspaper-Sunday, July 8, 2012
Society Scene Special Marketing Section-Wednesday, July 18, 2012
Elegant Dreams Magazine January/February/March 2013
Conexiones February 2013
Elegant Dreams Magazine (Viktor Franovik monthly column)
Caliente Magazine Miami (Viktor Franovik monthly column)
|Hola TV-West Palm Beach-March 2010
Inside Couture-March 2010
TerraMater WRHC-AM-March 2010
|Al Rojo Vivo-Maria Celeste Arraras-April 2010
South Florida Today-May 2011
CBS Sunday Morning-August 2011
Movie, TV Shows & Music Videos:
|It’s About Time, June 2006
La Traidora-Legend Vega- June 2010
|No Vale la Pena-Legend Vega-March 2011
Charlie’s Angels Pilot-April 2011
Official Costume Designers: Miss Earth and Teen Earth United States-2009, 2010, 2011
Official Designers: (1) Ms Latina International, (2) Ms Latina United States, (3) Ms International
Miss St Lucia-Joy Ann Biscette, 2004
|Miss Earth and Miss Teen Earth United States 2009
Miss Earth and Miss Teen Earth Florida 2010
Miss Teen Miami, Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach 2011
|Miss Belleza Hispana & Miss Teen Belleza Hispana 2011
Miss Doral and Miss Teen Doral 2011
Dressed Local Celebrities:
|Yolandita Monge-Legendary International Singer and Entertainer
Paulina Rubio-International Pop Performer
Maria Celeste Arraras-TV News Anchor & International Reporter
Legend Vega-International Tropical Performer
|Marger Mg-Latin Pop Singer
KandeeG-Motivational Speaker & Entrepreneur
Lisa Scott-Founds CEO Winterfest/Winterfest Boatd Parade
Susan Renneisen-VP Community Affairs Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Fashion Designers Association Florida (FDAF)
Fashion Industry Network
|Biltmore Who’s Who
Photographers we have worked with:
Foundations and Charities:
|American Heart Association-Go Red Dress & Heart Ball
Angels Pediatric Heart House
Hope For Haiti
Women of the Roundtable
The Prestige Club
AVEDA Institute South Florida
Salud al Dia
Ms Latina International
Miami International University of Art & Design
University of Miami
Empire International Research
Angels Pediatric Heart House
Miss Essence Pageant system
Miss Intercontinental USA and Florida
Soul Of Miami
Southern Wine & Spirits South Florida
NUVO Sparkling Vodka
Yenny Fashion Jewelry
Face Future by KN Cosmetics
Illusion's Hair Boutique
Linda's Fashion Shoes
Panamanian American Chamber of Commerce
|* Green is the new Black: Eco Friendly high fashion, the examiner-March 2010
* Franovik Designs @SET Fundraiser, Miami Today-March 2009
* Empowering Executives & Professionals, Biltmore Whos Who-May 2010
* Sustainable Fashion show proves green, Miami Hirricane-March 2010
* Franovik Designs celebra su lanzamiento oficial, DominicanosHoy-June 2009
|* Have you seen? Fashions newest, Lumiere Magazine-April 2011
* Sustainable Fashion proves green, HotCoutureClothing-March 2010
* Franovik Designs awards students of Paul Mitchell School-ECO CHAMBER
* Green rocks fashion - Sun Sentinel Online June 2012
Social Sites memberships:
|Facebook: Viktor Franovik and Franovik Viktor
MiamiUrbanLife: Viktor Franovik
LinkedIn: Victor Vega/Franovik
Plaxo: Viktor Franovik
Bebo: Viktor Franovik
Squidoo: Viktor Franovik
ModelMayhem: Viktor Franovik
UrbanSpoon: Viktor Franovik
Pinterest: Viktor Franovik
Instagram: Viktor Franovik
Other VMV Marketing/FRANOVIK Divisions:
|Franovik Designs, LLC
Franovik Gives Back, www.franovikgivesback.com
|Fashion Designers Association Florida-www.fashiondesignersassociationflorida.com
Miss Eco America
Elements of Green Fashion shows