The Brand

Lillian Jenae Designs is an elegant and contemporary ready-to-wear brand inspired by and created for all women. Each garment is designed to enhance a woman's natural beauty. Garments are constructed using high-end techniques and materials to ensure a perfect high-end product. Designs are currently made-to-order. Designs inspire playfulness and a sense of adventure into a polished and confident woman.


The Designer

Jillian Lenae Hackett is an 18-year-old fashion designer, photographer, and artist based in Houston, Texas. She designs under the brand Lillian Jenae Designs, which she founded in late 2019. Also, creating under the name of Jillian Lenae. Born in Lubbock, Texas, Lenae grew up in the small North Texas town of Collinsville until the fall of 2018, when her family moved to Montgomery, Texas, in the greater Houston area. Lenae was a proud member of Lake Creek High school's first graduating class in 2020 and is now attending Texas Tech University, majoring in apparel design and manufacturing.


Having a lifelong love for clothing and fashion, Lenae started sewing at the age of 9 with her mother's help and began designing dresses at 11, primarily children's clothing. From there, Lenae began to learn more about design and garment construction. Through various programs in 4-H and FCCLA, Lenae has had numerous opportunities to cultivate and grow in her passions. At the age of 17, Lenae won third place at the Texas FCCLA State Fashion Design contest. As a senior in high school, Lenae focused on creating clean and professional work to prepare for new career opportunities. Such as the All the Rage Dress Design Competition Lenae won in January of 2020. Photographs often influence or even serve as her primary design inspiration. She also enjoys styling the outfits that are present in the photos that she takes. Lenae Describes her creative style as a contemporary editorial with a romantic twist. 


Lillian Jenae Designs is ecstatic to announce our upcoming New York Fashion Week Runway show for

Spring|Summer '22. Lillian Jenae Designs will be presenting a complete eight-look collection in September of 2021 through Oxford Fashion Studios. More information on this will be available on our NYFW SS'22 page.


If you would like to schedule a possible interview or contact Lillian Jenae Designs, please email contact@lillianjenaedesigns.com

Noteworthy Accomplishments


Teen Boss Babes Magazine Editor-In-Chief July 2020 - Current

Nordstrom Fashion Ambassador (Houston Galleria) – 2019 – 2020

All the Rage Stores (National) First Annual Dress Design Competition High School Division Champion - 2020 

Champion Region Family Career and Community Leaders of America Fashion Design - 2020

Third Place State Family Career and Community Leaders of America Fashion Design – 2019


Second Place Region Family Career and Community Leaders of America Fashion Design – 2019


State Fashion Design Testing Bronze – 2019


State Fashion Show (4-H) Second Place – 2018





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Lillian Jenae Designs does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations. These activities include, but are not limited to, hiring and firing of staff, selection of volunteers and vendors, and provision of services. We are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members of our staff, clients, volunteers, subcontractors, vendors, and clients.