Eda Levenson, is the founder of Lady Fancy Nails, a nail art brand that creates designs and experiences rooted in unique expressions of individuality and self-care. Founded in 2012, Lady Fancy Nails has been featured as a top nail art brand in Vogue, Cosmopolitan, Allure, NYLON, Dazed, and i-D, and partnered with a vast portfolio of clients, including Nike, TNT, Urban Outfitters, Chromat, Refinery29, Saks Fifth Ave., CFDA, The Met, and Chillhouse. Eda’s work is defined by a deep commitment to the self-actualization and prosperity of marginalized communities.
Additional to her work as a nail artist, Eda has led social justice efforts with youth for over a decade and is the co-founder of Scope of Work (S.O.W.), an organization aimed at closing the opportunity gap for underrepresented young people and realizing a diverse, impactful creative sector.
Eda holds a Masters in Education from Harvard Graduate School of Education and a Bachelors of Arts in Community Studies from the University of California, Santa Cruz. Eda lives in Brooklyn, New York.