Inspirational Talks: Alexandra Koumba
Alexandra Koumba, born in Greece founded her design company in 2007. She built her business on her passion for the Decorative Arts, and drew from her origins as an avid Collector of antique objects and furniture. She opened the First Decorative Arts Gallery in Athens, Greece, and created a beautiful environment for her 20th Century Antiques and work. Alexandra also designed home objects for the Gallery and created a devoted following.
The Jewelry collection was born later in 2008, and garnered immediate success, selling select high profile stores in Europe and the U.S. Her jewelry has received outstanding press in publications such as Russian Vogue and top publications in Greece.
The Collection has been worn by prominent Greek celebrities such as Eleni Foureira, and Anna Vissi.
In 2011 Alexandra was named the official designer for Jewelry and Accessories of the Special Olympics World Summer Games in Athens, and for the Cycladic Museum in Athens.
Most recently Alexandra collaborated with designer Tia Cibani for her Spring 2014 Collection that was presented during NY Fashion week.
Alexandra Koumba is now launching a new jewelry collection to be featured at the Metropolitan Museum shops.