Una Malan is a prestigious figure in the design world with a reputation for having an uncompromising eye for high quality and impeccable craftsmanship. Her journey into the design world began in London, growing up with a multi-discipline artist father and a mother with an artistic heart. She then studied interior design at KLC School of Design, atop the renowned Chelsea Harbor Design Center in the heart of London’s design district. From here she began her own interiors studio working on projects for a wide range of high-end clients. In 2007, Una brought her design work to Los Angeles which fated her into the role as the West Coast Director at internationally admired, The Rug Company. In early 2016, Una decided to go out on her own and open her own showroom.
Una Malan is currently celebrating the opening of her eponymous showroom located in the Melrose design district in Los Angeles, CA. It is here she continues her passion and romance for exceptional, handmade furnishings, fabrics, lighting and home accessories as well as love for the San Francisco and Los Angeles design community. UNA MALAN showroom is a curated environment of luxurious brands from designers such as Dmitriy & Co., VeniceM, Loro Piana Interiors and Knowles & Christou.
In addition to her showroom, Una is an avid animal lover and equestrian. She also serves on the support council for the Stuart House, an internationally recognized model program by The Rape Foundation and others to serve the special needs of sexually abused children and their families.