After graduating from the London college of printing with a BA journalism, Henry Holland was catapulted into the fashion limelight in 2006 with his irreverent ‘fashion groupies’ slogan tees featuring catchphrases such as “Uhu Gareth Pugh” and “Get Your Freak on Giles Deacon”.
In February 2008, after 2 seasons showing with fashion east, House of Holland held its first solo show on the London fashion week schedule to critical acclaim. recently celebrating its 10th year, House of Holland is firmly established in the international fashion arena and in January 2012 was awarded a two-season fashion forward sponsorship.
Henry designs with a London girl aesthetic in mind and is continually inspired by the variety of attitudes, cultures and mind-sets that exist throughout the UK capital. the House of Holland girl is cool, confident and savvy and wears labels without letting them wear her.
House of Holland now boasts an impressive roster of international premium stockists including Browns, Fenwick, Harvey Nichols, IT, Luis via Roma, Matches, Net-a-Porter and Selfridges.
He has collaborated on ranges for Debenhams and Le Specs and has his own range of nails with Elegant Touch as well as a homewear collection for Habitat. Commercial partnerships have included Umbro, Superga, Cadburys, Magnum and Visa.
Henry has also presented two series for Channel 4 – Frock Me and The Changing Room and was a judge on the Rihanna produced Styled to Rock for Sky Living.