Alyson Jon Life is a black-owned business founded by Alyson Jon Toone. This company has a mission to encourage people to create their lives. It teaches them to do so through lifestyle workshops and great design. The brand at first focused on handmade jewelry. It has now branched into surface design and workshops. Toone's surface design expertise includes print design, illustration, and embroidery. In 2014, she started teaching jewelry
workshops. She soon fell in love with encouraging people to create their style. Toone is a Columbus, Ohio native. She moved to New York City after completing a degree in Fashion Design in 2007. For ten years in the New York fashion industry, Toone designed apparel for companies. She worked for brands such as Banana Republic, Victoria's Secret, and many more. She specializes in outerwear and print design and has seen her designs on people all over.