Native New Yorker raised in the Caribbean. Alessandra has a BA in Architecture. She worked as a junior architect for a small architectural firm right after graduating, focusing on residential design. Alessandra is a very passionate designer who lives by the words of Charles Eames that say: "Take your pleasure seriously".
We know you love designing, but what about it do you love most?
Each person is different, and that's why we all require unique design solutions. My favorite part about designing is responding to the needs of people. I love getting to know the client and translating their every day into design solutions.
Describe your go-to style:
When designing, I tend to draw myself towards modern lines. I have learned to acknowledge beauty in simple objects, and celebrate the nature of each material. I believe that good design should be effortless and intuitive.
From where do you draw most of your inspiration?
Inspiration comes from all kinds of places. Most of my inspiration comes from people and the way they live their lives.