Described as “one of the greatest jewelry designers of the 21st century,” Alexis Bittar went from hawking his wares on the streets of New York to selling his eponymous jewelry collections in more than 34 countries around the globe.

Come hear about his incredible journey through a conversation with journalist Rima Suqi.

 

Brief Bio

Rima Suqi is a writer and producer based in New York City. She met Alexis Bittar while "auditioning" for the position of Best Bets Editor at New York Magazine—one of his new pieces for Burberry was on her test page, and she got the job. Currently a columnist for The New York Times, her writing has appeared in many national and international publications (most recently: Departures, Elle Decor, American Way, Modern Luxury publications and Ultra Travel). She's authored five style books; the latest, American Fashion Designers at Home, was published by Assouline.

 

In collaboration with the Accessories Council.

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  • Alexis Bittar in Conversation With Rima Suqi

    Date: Wed, Mar 26, 2014, 8:15 pm

    Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St

    Venue: Buttenwieser Hall

    Price: from $27.00

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