Bodysuits by ALIX

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Basic clothes build up your wardrobe. Especially, when we talk about high quality basics. It’s like investing in a designer bag that will last for years. There are a lot of luxurious lingerie brands in Europe, but non like those in theUS. In this circumstances, Alexandra Alvarez, designer of ALIX, found her niche: Luxury bodysuits.

When did it happen?

Right after her senior year at Parsons School of Design, Alexandra launched her first bodysuit collection in 2014.

What are the features?

ALIX bodysuits are made from a wide range of quality fabrics like silk and jersey. They can be used as a layering piece, an essential part of your look. They can also be worn alone for a statement. ALIX is designed and made in New York City. Each bodysuit represents a street of this city we all know and love!

Why is it becoming so well-known

ALIX got into the two year program at CFDA {Fashion Incubator}. Within 2016-2018, CFDA helps with developing Alexandra’s business, among 9 other designers. They offer a small design studio space, educational seminars and networking opportunities.

With the CFDA’s support ALIX has already started a swimwear line for SS 2016. In their latest collection they implement a spectrum of trendy colors and styles, such as …which suits perfectly.

What are the prices and where to buy?

Prices start from $100 and go up to $300. Stockists are rather global available: from NY’s and LA’s biggest stores like Saks Fifth Avenue and Opening Ceremony to major department store Harvey Nichols in the UK and trendy online retailers: Net-a-Porter, Shopbop, Moda Operandi, Goop, and so on.

What else to know?

I would highly recommend to buy it NOW, as all fashionistas will be on the hunt for an effortless ALIX bodysuit very soon!

But before, you might want to get inspired by the ALIX Journal.