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Leah Huntsinger
B.A. 2004

Leah Huntsinger is the founder of Atelier Q, a creative alterations studio located in the Lower East Side. Founded in 2018 to provide alterations and creative sewing services for the queer, GNC and transgender communities. We serve everyone, but we center the marginalized. Before this, she was employed by Christy Rilling Studio, a high profile tailoring and custom design Atelier/Agency and a costume technician for the New York City Ballet.

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Leah Huntsinger (Design '04) sitting under a portrait of Eleanor Roosevelt in the White House.

Leah Huntsinger, Design ’04, visited the White House on October 8th, 2014 with her employer, Christy Rilling Studio, a high profile tailoring and custom design Atelier/Agency. As part of her job, Leah works with celebrities, fashion magazines and production companies, fitting and tailoring clothes for events, advertisements and editorials. According to Leah, “we work with Vogue a lot, and I’ve done shoots with Glamour and WSJ magazine. I travelled in July with Tonne Goodman, of Vogue, to shoot October’s cover and photo spread of Reese Witherspoon in Nashville.

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