Blake Ramsey grew up in Chappaqua, New York, and recognizes how fortunate she was to be raised by creative parents who exposed her to a wide variety of art and design. She was also influenced by her grandmother, who had eclectic taste and shared with Blake her amazing collection of clothing and accessories from around the world. Blake pursued her creative bent studying Fine Arts at Guilford College in Greensboro, North Carolina. Her ideal weekend is spent with her family, walking the High Line or Hudson River Park. She loves to travel, and gets a particular thrill from seeing animals in their natural habitats.