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Bella Freud (born 17 April 1961 in Londonmarker, Englandmarker) is a Londonmarker-based fashion designer with a number of celebrity clients.

She is the daughter of artist Lucian Freud and great granddaughter of the inventor of psychoanalysis Sigmund Freud. Her only full sibling is her sister, writer Esther Freud, who wrote the memoir of their hippy childhood in Moroccomarker, Hideous Kinky.

Freud started working for Vivienne Westwood during the 1980s before setting up her own design company. She also undertook consultancy work for the British fashion company Jaeger during the 1990s. In her most recent fashion quest she has been responsible for the relaunch and revamp of fashion house Biba.

Freud is married to James Fox, the author of the book White Mischief, and they have one son.

Freud worked with John Malkovich in 1999 to produce three short films in forty-eight hours to document her fashion collection.

In an appearance on the BBC current affairs program Newsnight on 2 August 2006, Bella Freud voiced an impassioned denunciation of Israel's "disproportionately violent aggression" in the 2006 Israel-Lebanon Conflict.

Bella Freud has contributed to the Sunday Telegraph free magazine Stella, with a column called "Bella on Beauty".She recently partook in a fashion shoot with the closest of Vivienne Westwood's friends and clientelle, in which Freud was dressed in a gold boiler suit complete with pipe and hat.

In 2007, Freud launched her own knitwear collection. To illustrate her work she collaborated with Elle Muliarchyk, a model and artist who was called "Guerrilla Model" by The New York Times. On her travels around the world Elle Muliarchyk created imaginary film stills by photographing herself wearing Freud's designs, only at nights, at often dangerous locations. The series of sublime images, called Journey To The End Of The Night, was exhibited during London's Frieze Art Fair in 2007.


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