Olga was born in Khmelnyk town, situated in Vinnytsia Region, Ukraine.
In this land every girl is born with a needle in her hand and able to create the unique embroidery of Podolsk. The works of local masters were famous all over the world in the early 19th century.
Studying at The London College of Fashion
Olga graduated from The London College of Fashion with honors. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Design technology for the fashion industry (womenswear).
The first collection "Grand Princess Olga"
Olga presented her first collection of Ellion private label named "Grand Princess Olga". She tried to create a vintage looks, referring to the origins of the Kievan Rus and thus to present to the fashion world one of the components in ancient Kievan Rus culture.
Seasons of Fashion Show 2004
The fourteenth Seasons of Fashion Show was held at the International Exhibition Centre in Kyiv. This show continued traditions of the Ukrainian fashion design within the European context. A pleasant surprise was a collection presented by Olga Ellion, who, though Ukrainian by descent, now lives in Great Britain.
"Ellion" brand was born 2005
In July, 2010, Olga opened her first showroom, located in London, UK. At the same time she registed her own fashion trade mark. "Ellion" brand was born.
Ellion opened a first showroom in Ukraine
In July, 2010, Ellion opened the first showroom in Kiev, Ukraine. where you can not only see samples of the latest collections, but also to make an individual order for tailoring the interested model at the London studio of the designer.
The Ellion Home Collection
Ellion introduces a first fashion luxury furs line for home named «The Ellion Home Collection».
THE ELLION FALL/WINTER 2015 COLLECTION
In the end of 2014 Olga Ellion presented her fur couture collection Fall/Winter 2015 collection. In creating the collection she was inspired by one of the most outstanding and influential style icons of all time - American actress and the Princess of Monaco - Grace Kelly.