Gabii’s is a
family run retail/wholesale business that specializes in Mexican
handcrafts. We are located in Progresso Lakes, Texas which has a
population 203. It is situated in the middle of a sugar cane field one
mile north of the border city of New Progresso, Mexico. There are a
total of 12,800 square feet for shopping indoors and 12,800 square feet
of outdoor shopping. Our four major departments are Home Décor, Pottery,
Jewelry, and Ladies apparel. Progresso has 1.8 million visitors a year,
not bad for a small town.
It all began with Don David (Gabii’s Father), who moved from the
state of Michoacan in South Mexico to the Border town of Matamoros in
search of a better life in 1933. Since then the business of Mexican
handcrafts has flourish through three generations. Currently, Gabii and
Fernando, have a strong commitment to the well being of the artisans and
to the satisfaction of their customers. Their dedication has become
something tangible that is clearly evident throught our store.