Holly Young is a Cornish-based hat designer, specialising in contemporary, bespoke millinery for weddings, fashion and special events. Her work incorporates an informed knowledge of modern and period hat design with her own acute sense of detail and beauty, allowing her to create unique, daintily elegant hats, head pieces and accessories. She also freelances for London Milliner Philip Treacy during Paris and London fashion weeks.
Graduating in Costume Design for the Performing Arts from the London College of Fashion in 2006, Holly lived and worked in London for five years before moving back to Cornwall, where she grew up. Whilst studying, she interned with the English National Opera Millinery department and on graduating worked for avant-garde milliner Justin Smith. Her first collection was sponsored by the Prince's Trust who continue to work closely with her to develop the business.