Audrey Nicolas is a seasoned fashion designer with over 18 years of global expertise and a specialization in knitwear. Her designs have been worn by a variety of people, including then-first lady Michelle Obama in a powerful 2014 speech. From Abercrombie & Fitch to Mango, Nicolas' portfolio is as diverse as her international experiences. Her work, which has been featured in major fashion magazines, is a testament to her unique understanding of the global market.

Growing up in a culturally rich environment, Nicolas' journey took her from France to Barcelona, Spain, a journey that has infused her creations with a vibrant tapestry of influences. Nicolas earned a bachelor’s degree in Fashion Design from Paris' Atelier Chardon-Savard and studied Language Sciences at the University of Orleans. Nicolas leads workshops at Columbus Fashion Alliance, she is a board member of Passport2Fashion, and she is a dedicated faculty member at CCAD. Nicolas continues to inspire as a fashion freelancer.