Ylva Liljefors grew up in a wildlife painter's home. In the footprint of her great grandfather Bruno Liljefors, she started a career with stage costumes for brands and rock singers. 


After Beckman's College of Design -99, Ylva has designed for several Swedish successful brands and with her own brand YLVA, she won the prestigious Guldknappen award for the magazine Damernas Värld -02. 


Nowadays fashion is art on canvas and Ylva mixes heritage with modern expressions.