kangacoo designs

About the Company and Designer

About kangacoo designs

kangacoo designs was started in 2008 by Katie Nguyen who had a desire to create fashionable clothes for the everyday kid.

When asked about her collection she explained, “ My ruffle leggings are my signature piece and I have built a made to match collection around the leggings. My design is inspired by the fabric I find so you can always expect to see interesting fabrics and textures in my collections.” Katie designs by two basic principals: Creativity is King and Childhood is an occasion dress for it!

kangacoo wholesales nationally and internationally and is represented by Lindsay’s Loft showroom in in LA and Dallas and Atlanta. She also maintains a handmade/custom collection on

About the designer: Katie Nguyen
I started my line when I was laid off from a high level corporate job and was 3 months pregnant. I felt it was life urging me to do something I loved. So I dusted off my sewing machine and started making baby blankets and outerwear. I was discovered by a company in Japan and started wholesaling. I then gained confidence and started making clothing. The business has grown with a lot of love and hard work. In addition to my online custom shop, kangacoo now has a wholesale line that is in almost 100 stores nationwide and abroad

Katie resides in Orange County, CA with her husband and

Boutique Toddler Clothing Line for girls ages infant to 10Y.

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Katie Nguyen
owner, maker, designer, curator
I am mad about God, my husband, my littles Marlise and Jude, designing and sewing, blogging and writing ( and chocolate.

I love bright colors and fun sillouettes and believe kids should be kids.