.Based out D.C., Nikki Hendricks is a garment designer who uses bold patterns and eclectic materials in her designs. She draws inspiration from the futurism genre for her style and underlying content about race, religion, gender and sexuality.  She has a fine arts background and works conceptually when creating themes for her lines. Different culture and identities are consistent within her collections, in order to create universal awareness about important customs. Her brand, Nikki Hendricks Designs, includes looks that are gender neutral, masculine and feminine. She recently participated in the New York, Paris, and Milan fashion week during the fall of 2017. Nikki is currently developing her brand through the Macy's Incubator under DC Fashion foundation.