While Alexcia was “born” in NYC she was really “bred” over many continents including spots like Ixtapa, Sydney, Lugano, and Munich to name a few. Due to the fact that she was brought up by an art collector her appreciation of everything “artistic” in all its forms was cultivated and nourished; Whether by a gorgeous Indian tapestry, a perfect Italian outdoor table setting , or a Moroccan inspired embroidered summer dress. Anything hand made and steeped in culture makes her heartbeat!
After owning and co-owning two brick and mortar lifestyle / Craft businesses in both Munich and Connecticut over 8 years Alexcia is now living in Westport and managing an iconic French brand within A renowned department store. At home and while traveling she is still obsessed with creating and re-creating. So much so that her 3 children joke about her inability of “deep sofa seating.” Although, it is rumored with the perfect gin & tonic the chances definitely improve…
Mia has worked as a stylist and digital marketer for over 7 years.
Originally from Rhode Island, Mia has always followed her passion for style and writing. She draws her influences from her coastal New England upbringing and time spent living abroad in France. When she’s not fighting the impulse to buy another white button down shirt, Mia loves unwinding with a glass of rosé and a good book.
Mia is currently working on her master’s degree in International Fashion Marketing from Glasgow Caledonian New York College in New York, NY. She earned her undergraduate degree from Salve Regina University in Newport, RI.
Alayna is a vivacious fashion-forward marketing graduate from a small town near New Haven. She experienced the college craziness, and postgraduate stress while still keeping up an avid social life and dabbling in the millennial dating scene. After putting her talents to work at various companies in Connecticut and New York Alayna decided to bring her expertise to the new high-end department store in Norwalk. There she was given the opportunity to manage one of the store’s unique fashion brands.
Despite the daily trials and tribulations of retail, Alayna’s bubbly personality and unique perception guarantee that every customer has a fun experience and walks with the perfect purchase. In her private time, when not painting the town red Alayna spends her time cooking, reading, and perusing Instagram. Always on the search for the hottest spots to spend with her besties!
Leijla, A Connecticut native has a passion for filming and editing and everything belonging to the industry. While she is currently working on her Bachelor’s degree in Communication Arts she is keeping busy and following her love of fashion working as a denim specialist in the new high-end department store in Norwalk. After 2 years in retail specializing in woman’s wear, Leijla is an absolute denim maven and sets her priority on making sure that all her customers look stylish and comfortable. Being the youngest member of the Bloomista crew, Leijla ensures that colleagues and friends are always up on the latest trendy sustainable brands.
In her private time, Leijla loves to watch movies and paint and you can often find her out and about in the Connecticut landscape enjoying nature where she is constantly on the hunt for the next adventure!
Sadie’s style is inspired by: Old Hollywood glamour and curves; the sophisticated gothic aesthetic of Alexander McQueen; being a young teen at 90’s NYC rock concerts. Her actual wardrobe is limited by: budget; wool allergy; wearing a size US 12/14; being discouraged from wearing black feather boleros to work.
Sadie has a degree in Political Science and spent a decade working as a consultant. In need of change, she found a job that would fuel her creativity and love of style: working with a vintage clothing boutique. She expanded her knowledge of clothing history, fabric and construction and got to work firsthand with beloved clothes from the Victorian, Edwardian, Art Deco periods to original 70’s Pucci.
After a year, an opportunity arose to further her career in fashion and Sadie joined a high-end department store as a women’s designer apparel specialist. She loves working with clients of all shapes and styles and helping them find their perfect look.