Alexandra Sklar is a designer and creative director residing in the rolling foothills of santa cruz, california.
She holds a M.Arch from the University of Pennsylvania and a B.A. in Architecture from the University of California, Berkeley.
through her merchandising + creative strategy agency, she has worked with high-growth companies such as urban outfitters inc, brit + co, the citizenry, MARCH, simone le blanc, healdsburg shed, and White Flower Farm.
her editorial and styling clients include squarespace, sunset magazine, garden design magazine, marchsf.com, and urban outfitters inc/terrain.
she has been an invited speaker at the Wharton school of business (university of pennsylvania) and the lundquist college of business (university of oregon) on the topic of retail merchandising.
alexandra designs and produces a line of modern housewares under the brand merchant home, inspired by her interest in modular forms and the simplicity of california living.