Getting to know..... Alexandra Margnat
NAME: ALEXANDRA MARGNAT
HOME BASE: PARIS
The most beautiful architectural city in the world.
HOW DID YOU BECOME A DESIGNER?
One summer in Corsica, inspired by childhood's rockery stones, I decided to start this new adventure. Matching wide choice of colors with ultra pure line, I launched my first fashion jewelry collection.
WHAT INSPIRE YOU THE MOST / WHERE DO YOU GET YOUR INSPIRATION?
A mix of antic art, old civilizations and mythologies , colors and pop art, minimalism Japanese, Middle East and Mediterranean culture
The great treasures from the old civilizations always impress and inspire me for my current collections and for sure the next one.
CURRUNTLY PLAYING(MUSIC): Joan As Police Woman, Belleruche, Metronomy, Bettye Lavette, Maverick sabre, ornette, electric guest and joss Stone ;-)
CURRUNTRY OBSESSED: Drinking a diet coke with my best friend...!
DO YOU HAVE A MUSE / STYLE ICON?
Jean Michel Basquiat for his combination of colors and symbols very "underground".
Steve Jobs for his great talent and his perfectionism. He changed our daily life.
FAVORITE SCENT / PARFUME : cuir Beluga by Guerlain
IF YOU DESCRIVE YOURSELF AS A COLOR, WHAT COLOR AND WHY:
Red with all his variations because it is a very paradox color. It can seem anger/love/heat/energy/mad/fire. this color catch my attention and hand on me positive sensations even I am angry. Sometime we are more creative people under anger.
THINGS CAN'T LIVE WITHOUT:
My phone and optimism
THINGS CAN LIVE WITHOUT:
Pas bien compris la question!!!!!
ONE THING ALWAYS IN YOUR BAG: money and little liquorice candies
THE FIRST THING YOU DO WHEN YOU WAKE UP? Preparing my kids breakfast and drinking my coffee
DO YOU HAVE ANY SPECIAL JEWELRY WHICH WAS PASSED ON FROM YOUR FAMILY OR HAS ANY SPECIAL MEANING TO YOU (LUCKY CHARM ETC)? A diamond tennis line
THE BEST /HEAVEN SPOT (SECRET ADDRESS) ?
A paradise secret beach in Corsica
ULTIMATE MOVIE? The impossible