Nicole Macdonald

Founder and Creative Director ∙ January Made Design


Nicole Macdonald wears multiple hats as the Creative Director and Founder of January Made, a design studio based in Ōtautahi, Christchurch, and works with creative clients worldwide.

Nicole specializes in crafting bespoke branding that aligns with her clients' vision and in creating custom website designs where function meets beauty, exclusively through the Squarespace platform. With an active presence on Instagram, she is passionate about topics such as mental health, client education, touchy subjects like pricing, and the intricacies of running a design business.

She is also the driving force behind Creative Process Collective, an online hub dedicated to empowering creative business owners with the tools, knowledge, and expert advice they need to conquer burnout, streamline their systems, and navigate the challenges of sustaining a successful business.