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Alexandra Johnson

Posts by Alexandra Johnson

Alexandra Johnson is an editorial associate at MM.LaFleur, where she started out as a summer intern. Her happy place is the room housing Monet's Water Lilies at MoMA.

Ask a Stylist: What to Pack for a 5-day Business Trip to Washington, D.C.

Ask a Stylist: What to Pack for a 5-day Business Trip to Washington, D.C.

Heading to D.C.? Our stylist team coordinates a packable five-day wardrobe.

4 Pieces, 4 Outfits: Mix and Match Our Ponte Separates

4 Pieces, 4 Outfits: Mix and Match Our Ponte Separates

Our new ponte sets have the polish of a suit with twice the versatility. See how to mix and match them.

Women’s History Month: 7 Phenomenal Women and the Products We Named for Them

Women’s History Month: 7 Phenomenal Women and the Products We Named for Them

A celebration of women who inspire us.

The Woman Behind the Dress: Meet “Elle”

The Woman Behind the Dress: Meet “Elle”

How the Elle dress got its name.

Learning to Love Orange

Learning to Love Orange

Is any color as polarizing as orange? See how four MM team members (with varying skin tones) have learned to wear it.

Refugees Among Us at MM.LaFleur

Refugees Among Us at MM.LaFleur

Through our partnership with the International Rescue Committee, MM.LaFleur has added four wonderful employees to our team. Here, they share their stories.

Ask a Stylist: What to Pack for a 5-Day Business Trip to New York

Ask a Stylist: What to Pack for a 5-Day Business Trip to New York

Heading to New York? Our stylist team coordinates a packable five-day wardrobe.

Ask a Stylist: 3 Ways to Make Tights Look Polished

Ask a Stylist: 3 Ways to Make Tights Look Polished

How to style tights without looking like a schoolgirl.

The Many Faces of Career Crisis

The Many Faces of Career Crisis

Tales from women who made it through.

Dressed to Perfection: Improving Our Designs, One Iteration at a Time

Dressed to Perfection: Improving Our Designs, One Iteration at a Time

We don’t rest on our laurels—instead, we constantly upgrade our designs.

How a Stylist Gets the Most Out of Her Wardrobe

How a Stylist Gets the Most Out of Her Wardrobe

The key to versatility? Great staples and smart styling.

The Woman Behind the Dress: Meet Casey

The Woman Behind the Dress: Meet Casey

The brilliant namesake of our popular Casey dress.

The Woman Behind the Dress: Meet Rachel

The Woman Behind the Dress: Meet Rachel

Get to know the namesake of our classic Rachel dress.

What’s in a Girl Crush?

What’s in a Girl Crush?

Who knew this question would be so complicated?

5 Ways to Style Our Beaded Tie

5 Ways to Style Our Beaded Tie

Our coolest accessory is one part necklace, one part scarf, and one part unlike anything else.

8 Cat Instagram Accounts to Calm Your Anxieties

8 Cat Instagram Accounts to Calm Your Anxieties

Fight anxiety with the calming effect of feline faces.

8 Ways to Wrap Yourself in Cashmere

8 Ways to Wrap Yourself in Cashmere

How to style our endlessly versatile cashmere wrap.