A Northern Virginia destination for one-of-a-kind items boasting global sensibility & style  right in the heart of Old Town, Alexandria. 

American In Paris is a collective of apparel, accessories, & gifts curated by Alexandra Alvarez de Toledo, founded over 20 years ago by Alex’s mother Joelle after time spent living in Paris (hence the boutique’s name). 

Leveraging her globe-trotting experience as a fashion stylist, Alex sources and produces trend-forward creations along with timeless wardrobe staples suitable for women of all ages. 


Alexandra Alvarez de Toledois a fashion stylist, designer and wardrobe consultant with a passion for culture, social impact and visual storytelling.

She has contributed to memorable red carpet moments, films, advertising campaigns and fashion editorials.

Known for her low key luxury aesthetic, Alexandra’s styling has been featured within notable publications such as Vogue and L’Officiel.