Thursday, April 5th
Brittany graduated from the University of Arkansas in 2011 with a BS in Human Environmental Sciences and graduated from Savannah College of Art and Design in 2013 with an MFA in Fashion Design. Almost immediately after graduating, she accepted a lead designer position with a company that owned 4 footwear brands and worked designing footwear for almost 3 years. She has also worked with Betsey Johnson in fashion domestic production and was lead footwear designer for another celebrity that owns a large, well-known lifestyle brand. Brittany is currently a freelance pattern-maker and CAD designer multiple brands & also has her own brand, Brittany Nicole, which is a luxury womenswear line. She is also a full-time fashion design professor at the Art Institute of Austin and is pursuing a Ph.D. in Apparel, Merchandising, & Design as a distance student at Iowa State University. Some of her greatest achievements are having designs featured in WWD, Footwear News, and dressing many celebrities in the music industry, such as Bon Jovi and Lady Gaga, with her designs.