The Tale of Alexandra Gizela - The Grace Tales

The Tale of Alexandra Gizela

“My childhood was spent running around the streets of NYC… literally,” recalls Alexandra Gizela, the New York-based mother of three - Luella, 5, Jameson, 3 and Stirling, 10 months - and founder of one of our favourite childrenswear lines Cabbages and Kings....

She started modelling and acting at the age of eight. “My mom would pick me up from school and we’d jump on the subway and go traipsing around to go sees and auditions,” she says. Gizela went on to spend almost two decades dancing for The New York Theater Ballet. Six years ago, after the birth of her daughter Luella, she turned her focus to childrenwear with the launch of Cabbages