Nicole Nikolich, also known as Lace In The Moon, is a 27 year old crochet artist based out of Philadelphia. Nicole moved to Philly after graduating in 2015 from Virginia Commonwealth University and receiving her BFA. Nicole taught herself how to crochet in 2016 by watching YouTube tutorials, and ever since, she can be found with a hook and ball of yarn in hand. Nicole began by yarn bombing the streets around her neighborhood, and has since become a recognized street and installation artist, collaborating and working with other local artists, businesses, nonprofits, and schools. Nicole’s work highlights women’s equality, mental health awareness, LGBT rights, and pop culture.
Nicole’s most recent accomplishments include being nominated for the RAD Girl 2019 “Artist of the Year Award,” creating an installation for the Philadelphia International Airport, and traveling to Trivento, Italy to be a part of National Yarn Bombing Day 2019. Nicole has been featured in a number publications and blogs, including Newsweek, The Philadelphia Inquirer, Philly.com, and StreetsDept.com.