With 40 years experience at the forefront of the design industry, Kelly Hoppen is one of the most celebrated and sought-after top interior designers in the world.
It was It was her relentless passion for design, at 16 ½ years-old, which her relentless passion for design, at 16 ½ years-old, which kick-started her iconic career. Her first commission, to design a family friend’s kitchen, has led to multiple awards and numerous publishers and businesses continuously seeking her unparalleled expertise.
Kelly’s globally renowned and ever-evolving style is underpinned by a subtle coordinated fusion of East meets West; clean lines and neutral tones, blended with charming warmth and sumptuous opulence. She has put her stamp on the homes, yachts, and jets of private clients all over the world and now focuses on commercial projects including hotels, bars, restaurants, offices, and tower blocks.
With thousands of projects spanning the last four decades, Kelly’s most recent launch took place in China on Shenzhen Bay, one of the most sought-after and exclusive addresses in China.
Kelly is honored to be the recipient of copious design awards and the proudest point in her career to date came in 2009 when she was made an MBE for her services to interior design. Recognised for the passion of inspiring women in business, she has also just been honored with WIE (Women: Inspiration & Enterprise) Inspirational Award.
Kelly is extremely passionate about making her design ethos accessible to the masses. She is the author of ten books and in 2014 she launched e-commerce store kellyhoppen.com.
The Kelly Hoppen brand, keeping true to its core values of high quality, simplicity, and timeless elegance, has collaborated with several selected brands and partnered with a select number of licensees.
A dedicated supporter of good causes and the championing and nurturing of younger entrepreneurs, Kelly is an ambassador for the Prince’s Trust and sits on their committee. She is also a proud ambassador for the Government’s GREAT campaign, supporter of the Lady Garden and Diana Award and a connector for BAFTA.