Born and raised in Manhattan, Ulla Johnson honed her signature style in the streets of New York City. Inspired by the raw energy of the metropolis, Ulla draws fresh insights into how clothes can empower and inspire women. Her eponymous line, founded in 2000, immediately caught the attention of the fashion press. Growing from a handful of local, independent boutiques, Ulla Johnson’s collection has garnered the support of retailers across the US, Europe, and Asia. She has never wavered in her steadfast attention to the details of construction that have become her hallmark, basing each of her exquisite collections on a timeless foundation of natural fibers, beautiful finishing, and proper fit.
The Ulla Johnson label has become synonymous with custom prints, intricate details and fine tailoring, all of which have earned her a loyal and global customer base. Her regard for process has led to enviable growth, in both press and retail presence, and the clean, cultivated femininity of her designs have charmed some of fashion’s sharpest critics.
Ulla lives in Brooklyn, with her husband and three children.