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NIC+ZOE is an American fashion brand proudly rooted in Boston. The close-knit company is widely recognized for its innovation, quality, function and style. The brand’s modern take on knitwear offers distinctive colors and patterns, feminine textures and soft neutrals designed to deliver luxurious comfort.

NIC+ZOE reflects the spirit and wanderlust of its founder and Chief Creative Officer, Dorian Lightbown, who named the brand after her two children—Nicholas and Zoë. Lightbown studied at Pratt and Rhode Island School of Design and is widely recognized as one of the leading knitwear designers in woman’s apparel today. After more than 20 years in knitwear design and development, Dorian launched NIC+ZOE in 2006.

The beautiful design, fine materials and expert craftsmanship layered into every NIC+ZOE piece have attracted a loyal following of women who make busy look good.

Inspired by life, travel, design and textiles, the brand is committed to creating elevated essentials tailored to today’s woman. NIC+ZOE is available at major department stores, premier specialty boutiques, and online at


“We couldn’t have picked better partners than Acadaca to help launch our E-commerce platform. Frank and his team brought tremendous experience and insight to our project and worked seamlessly with us and our design partners. Thanks to Acadaca we launched on time and on budget and we are excited to maintain our partnership as we further enhance the site. There is no one else I would build a website with after seeing what this team can deliver!” - Susie Mulder, CEO, NIC+ZOE