Alexandra Yount – Teen Sewer Extraordinaire! How cool is that for a title?! And that’s exactly who this week’s blog interview is with! Ally Sews is the name of the business run by Alexandra, making some of the cutest modern dolls clothes I’ve ever seen! I bought a set of dresses myself for my daughters Christmas gift and I was thrilled with them – the quality, style and workmanship. Read on to find out more about this talented young business woman!
Alexandra,what are 5 things we might not know about you?
1. I try out every hobby there is. I’ve made jewelry, knitted, crocheted, embroidered, tried doll making…I need to stick to sewing!!
2. I’m a crazy Taylor swift fan.
3. I sew way too much. My eyes sometimes start to hurt 😂
4. I have enough fabric to open a store.
5. I’m from Texas
How would you define your personal style?
Simple, I love dresses!
What is your inspiration, or what triggered this business idea for you?
I love sewing, and was also a long-time etsy shopper, so I decided to see if I could open a shop and I did! 😊 My little brothers and sisters inspire me the most.
What do you love most about what you do?
Seeing dolls and little kids all around the world wearing things I’ve made ☺❤
What do you love most to do with your family/friends?
I have lots of little brothers, sisters and nieces, I can use them as models and test new ideas on them. 😉
What is your idea of an ideal day?
Get as much sewing done as I can and try not to get too distracted. (ahem…Instagram).
What’s a goal for your business in 2016?
Hit 1000 sales!
Where can we find you?
You can find me on Instagram and Facebook! @allysews + Ally Sews
Check out all of Alexandra’s gorgeous and teensy tiny creations on her social media accounts (and on her website www.allysews.etsy.com)
This interview has been brought to you by Keneena from Kablooie Store! Check out my other interviews and blog posts, and come visit me on Instagram (www.instagram.com/kablooiestore) or my online store (www.kablooiestore.com)! ❤️