Alexandra’s handmade holiday gift project the winter of 2008 was felt appliqued
pillows with material made from recycled plastic bottles.
They were a blast to make, and pillow recipients were delighted. Not one to ignore a
passionate ‘call to action,’ Alexandra opened her business online in January
2009. With a background in fashion, managing sample rooms for some of New
York’s top designers, she had the experience and know-how to take a design from
concept to production-ready on the showroom floor. It was time to put her
unstoppable work ethic behind her own name.
Read a Q&A with Alexandra.