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In The Studio

Wednesday, September 17, 2014
I first met Nicole Lenzen during Fall 2014 Fashion week (seen here) where she participated in a Made in NY exhibit featuring designers from the area. I briefly chatted with her while previewing her beautiful line and set up a Q&A with her that I published on my blog.

Fast Forward a few months later (in the midst of all the madness of Spring 2015 NYFW) I packed up my camera, hopped on the L train and headed out to Brooklyn to visit Nicole in her studio where all the magic happens! The past few months alone have been a whirlwind for the designer as she has  participated in multiple Fashion Events throughout the city. A few notable ones include: The Fashionista Show during NYFW sponsored by Tide as part of the #WashableFashion campain, A Kickstarter campaign to support a collaborative space for creativity and, Nicole has been chosen as a finalist in the DENYC Program (Design Entrepreneurs NYC) in association with the NYC Economic Development. 

This year seems like it's off to a great start for Nicole and I love nothing more than supporting new designers. Take a peek into her studio and later this week check back for a close up of my favorite pieces from the line!


Nicole has an eye for Fashion and styling! The decor in her studio is chic and classic!



Behind the scenes:

 It was fascinating to see Nicole at work, she uses a half scale dress form (yes, it appears even smaller!) to drape and get the right dimensions in her pins and folds when making her patterns.






                                                                                      To shop her collection click here!