Alexis Gordon is the designer and founder of Eklexic, a statement jewelry and accessory brand for women and men.
Prior to giving her
creative streak a chance to reveal itself, Alexis
built a successful career in the business field.
knows that to make one's way one has to be bold.
No wonder, Alexis
, a fashionista living in Manhattan, was inspired to express this boldness through fashion.
jewelry line is defiantly packed with bold statement making pieces.
is my new favorite brand of jewelry.
company from scratch, Alexis
could not indulge her
craving for fashion jewelry, like before.
One day, while roaming the floors of Henri Bendel, she
felt frustrated she
could not afford her
It was then the idea to create statement jewelry came to mind.
took a cab to the fashion district to see what she
stocked up on gold curb chain, Swarovski crystals, handcuff clasps, bullets, beads and tools.
own statement jewelry came naturally, despite the lack of formal training.
taught herself in the moment and perfected each piece through trial and error.