The LAGI NADEAU collection blends high-end sophistication with feminine styling. This distinct style is emphasized by the designer's use of luxurious fabrications mixed with interesting detailing. Nadeau creates high quality, authentic pieces made in the USA, for women who have a strong sense of self and style.
LAGI NADEAU designs have been featured in publications like Marie Claire, WWD, Vogue Knitting, VIBE, CS, and Refinery29. Nadeau has been awarded with the 2014 Fashion Group International of Chicago's Rising Star Award in the women's apparel category and is a Chicago Fashion Incubator at Macy’s on State Street alumni.
The designer, Lagilelei Elizabeth Nadeau was born in Ann Arbor, Michigan, where she began to realize her passion for creating beautiful things. She graduated from the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT) in New York and Michigan State University for fashion design. While attending FIT, she interned with the bold designer Nicole Romano and later worked as an assistant fashion designer at TAHARI and then AMMARA.