stylist | costume designer | creative direction



Nicole Manek is a costume designer for film and television, a celebrity stylist, and director of the online lifestyle platform life of manek.  Nicole has been working in the fashion industry for 13 years and believes that fashion can be both luxurious and sustainable. She is well know for the high/low aesthetic in her styling as she naturally marries modern classic staples with vintage finds, creating a unique look for each client. She most notably designed the third season of Baroness von Sketch for CBC and IFC, and has worked as a stylist with the likes of Molly Ringwald, Joe Jonas, Shania Twain, Jillian Harris, Jill Barber and Zendaya. Her namesake designs are made with reclaimed materials in her hometown of Toronto where she lives and loves with her five year old son and partner.

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