About Kate & Tate

Welcome to The Kate & Tate Collective! The Kate & Tate Collective is a lifestyle brand with a collection of various goods. We are an online store with a lovely collection of lifestyle items such as fun fab jewelry, cute basics for your wardrobe, amazing candles, classic home decor and accessories, tablescape items perfect for hosting your next event or dinner party, and select design services for your custom needs. Thank you for visiting our site!



Kate : Katey (McKaig) Nelson is an Interior Designer with a background in commercial and hospitality design.  She started her career in Dallas, Texas, at a large international architecture firm.  Katey left her corporate job in 2017 to focus on transitioning into the role of becoming a wife and moving to Wyoming as a newlywed.  Since then, she and her husband have moved HOME to Alabama and she is fulfilling her dream of having a lifestyle and design business.  Katey is an Auburn University graduate with a Bachelor’s of Science in Interior Design and has worked on award winning hotel and resort projects across the US and Mexico.  Katey and her (loving, supportive, & hilarious) husband, Dugan Nelson, live in Birmingham, Alabama, with their two fur-babies, Pookie and Berli.

Tate : Tatum (Henley) Singley sits on the Board of Directors at Parker Creek Water Company, her family-owned business, which provides city water to the west side of Lake Martin in Alabama. Tatum graduated from Auburn University with a Bachelor’s of Science in Public Relations and Marketing. She then went on to get her Master's in Education at Samford University before ultimately deciding to begin a career in medical sales. Tatum worked as a traveling medical sales rep in the states of Alabama, New York, Maryland, Iowa, Delaware, and Canada for four years before leaving her corporate job in 2018 to focus on spending more time at home with her husband as well as pursuing her dream of owning a business carrying luxury lifestyle items. Tatum is married to her best friend and biggest supporter, Rob Singley, and they live in Birmingham, AL with their precious pup, Lola.