The owner of Alford Designs has been apart of the apparel industry in many facets that include: retail, merchandising, alterations, advertising, marketing. As well as teaching clothing and construction apparel courses, retail merchandise, and retail management at a large university.
Dr. Mary Alford earned a B.S. degree in Fashion Merchandising and a minor in Business Administration; a Master's in Business Administration graduating Magna Cum Laude, and graduated in 2017 with a Doctorate of Business Administration with her research in Apparel Manufacturing in the United States. Dissertation: Competition Among Domestic Apparel Manufacturers.
Decades of sewing, designing, retail, and marketing experience.
We believe the United States should be the leader of quality handmade products from quality sources.