Local woman uses design skills to follow passion for fashion

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LENEXA, Kan. -- Creating one of a kind garments for special occasions involves time and energy from designers.

Kate Nickols, is the owner of Katie Lee Bridal and Evening Wear.

Nickols is one of the many women in the metro area who is making an impact on the community.

At just 27 years old, Nickols has seen lots of success and said she plans to move from her mother's basement to a more permanent location in the near future.