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Alexa Allen ’98 is Noted Designer, Artist, and Craftswoman

CLAREMONT, California - November 3, 2016

Photo cred: Manzanita and Tarramade.com

Alexa Allen ’98 is a craftswoman who creates eco-friendly furniture for children, designer handbags, and high-end metal art for collectors. The Scripps College alumna and her beautiful designs are featured in alpinemodern.com and tarramade.com. The magazines feature her work crafting pieces for her personal line of leather products, Alexa Allen Designs, and other creative works from her studio in Boulder, Colorado.  Allen credits her alma mater as “an esteemed women’s college…(that) gave me the strength and confidence to succeed as an independent woman,” and she offers encouragement to other women who want to run their own successful businesses.