Meet The Face Behind


A BRIKA maker story

Alexis Doktor


Alexis Doktor, daughter of the late Paul Doktor, the famous Violist and professor at the Juilliard School, brings her talent to market with a keen sense of style and a flair for whimsy. Alexis is a graduate of the Fashion Institute of Technology in Manhattan, and the prestigious School Of American Ballet. Alexis' career carried her to the Southland, performing as a professional ballerina with the Columbia City Ballet. Her time in South Carolina's capitol city gave her outlets to pursue her passions for both dance and design. She has worked as costume designer for the ballet company, as well as various theater groups including local Workshop Theatre and the Opera at the University of South Carolina.For the Shine and Dandy series, Alexis has hand selected the softest flannels and felts. She uses her color palette of brights and pastels to create designs that are fanciful and fun!