Laura Zukaite was born and raised in Lithuania, but has been residing in New York City for over 15 years. She has studied Fashion Design at Parsons School of Design and has been working in fashion industry designing for such companies as Ralph Lauren and Gap.
Laura is also a founder of Artisan-Made home decor design brand Ama Connection that specializes in sustainable hand-made product. The brand’s promise is True Connection. Its mission is to connect skilled artisans that have been passing on their trade for generations and today’s conscious consumer who understands the value of a hand-crafted product.
Laura has been published in various knitting magazines such as Vogue Knitting and Interweave Knits. She is an author of Luxe Knits (2009), Luxe Knits: The Accessories (2010), and Inspired Shawls (2018).
Medium of Fashion: (Fall 2019)
Textiles & Materials (Fall 2019)