A Kokomo, Indiana native, Chey has always had a natural passion and keen eye for style. As a Kokomo High School sophomore she established her first fashion business- Hair Charms. She went on to become a specialty bridal stylist while studying fashion and playing soccer at Indiana Tech. In 2018 she became a certified Fashion Industry Essentials Expert through Parsons School of Design. Upon the program’s completion Chey was selected as Teen Vogues “Fashion Future Star.” She made her foray as a freelance wardrobe stylist working all across the Midwest. Her publishing’s include PATTERN Indy and BELLO Magazine to name a few. In summer 2019 she became a published designer through her participation in Indiana’s first ever Indiana Fashion Week. She recently launched her latest fashion venture, RO94, an e-boutique she co-owns, in late 2020.
Mostly known for her personal style, she effortlessly fuses streetwear with luxury on a consistent basis through her Instagram @chey_lael and CheyLael.com.