An outfit isn’t truly an outfit without killer accessories. Whether it’s a beautiful necklace, a bracelet or dazzling earrings, accessories can really take your whole outfit to the next level. Alex and Ani is a jewelry company whose bracelets have been a hit all across the United States. Through their pieces, the company hopes to spread positive energy to all of their clients. I stopped by the New Haven branch and spoke to a manager who definitely had a good dose of positive energy!
Name: Laura Webster
Role: Manager, Alex and Ani
CollegeFashionista: What’s your favorite Alex and Ani piece?
Laura Webster: Well, when you take a look at my wrist, you can tell I have a lot of favorites. However, I absolutely love the charity collection. I love that this company makes sure to give to those in need. I went to school for occupational therapy and I get excited every time Alex and Ani hosts a charity event for therapy associations and organizations.
CF: You mentioned you went to school for occupational therapy. How did you find yourself working for Alex and Ani?
LW: I chose to work for Alex and Ani because I honestly love the company. I believe in everything this company stands for from its support of numerous charities to its creation of quality and affordable pieces. Since all the pieces are made in America, Alex and Ani is creating jobs for the American people. That aside, I love that I get to know my clients on a personal level. This job allows me to create a relationship with everyone who walks through the door.
CF: Describe your typical summer work outfit.
LW: During the summer, I tend to wear a lot of maxi skirts and breathable dresses. I gravitate toward comfortable pieces during the hot, sticky summer.
Learn More: If you’re interested in making purchases from Alex and Ani, you have two choices. You can either shop online or make a stop at their New Haven branch. When you visit the New Haven store make sure to ask for Laura and she’ll take great care of you!