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Leave it to Holly Hunt, founder and CEO of Holly Hunt Design, to create indoor and outdoor furniture, textiles, lighting, rugs, and leather goods that are the epitome of style with functionality. Holly Hunt was born and raised in West Texas, graduated from Texas Tech in design, and completed an executive training program at Foley’s, a former department store in Houston, Texas. She moved to New York City to pursue design in the 1970s, and became an assistant to the president of a costume jewelry company. She created Holly Hunt Design in the 1980s, opening a showroom in Chicago and, over a 30-year period, opened 10 showrooms in the US as well as a showroom in London, England. Holly Hunt Design is an award-winning firm receiving such honors as the “Timeless Design Award" by London’s Royal Oak Foundation, and has been recognized by Texas Tech and Cottages and Garden Magazine, among others. Holly Hunt Design was acquired by Knoll in 2014, about which Andrew Cogan, CEO of Knoll, stated, “Like our co-founder Florence Knoll, Holly Hunt is one of the icons of our industry who consistently elevates the level of design in her chosen markets. She is an arbiter of refined taste, and we have been longtime fans of her work and curatorial eye.” Holly Hunt continues to lead with Knoll creating modern fashionable furnishings defined by a minimalist, clean design and contemporary aesthetic to make any room or outdoor space uniquely and exquisitely yours.