Hi! I’m Alexandra



Hi! My name is Alexandra. I blog over at The Library of Alexandra. I blog about sewing, textiles, books and reading!

By day I am a high school librarian, but by night I sew up a storm! I grew up watching my mother sew and hearing stories of my grandmother’s time working in the Philadelphia garment district, but I only recently took up sewing myself. I made my first dress in December 2015 and have been sewing like gangbusters ever since! I like to challenge myself with sewing projects, and want to try out sewing a coat and jeans this year.

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Alexandra holds a Master’s in Library and Information Science from UNC Chapel Hill and is currently completing her Doctorate in Educational Leadership at Johns Hopkins University (expected graduation 2023). She is passionate about the science of learning and ensuring equity in education.

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4 thoughts on “Hi! I’m Alexandra”

  1. I didn’t know you were a wizard. This photo looks like it was taken in the Hogwarts dining area.

    Oh, and welcome to the blog!

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