Katie Yost graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University in 2008 with a degree in fashion Merchandising and moved to New York City two weeks later to pursue her dreams in the fashion industry. She lived there for eleven years, working predominately as a designer in Fashion accessories. During that time, she traveled often to Europe and Asia‑ learning, growing and exploring over the decade.
An avid cyclist, lover of her puppy, “Girl” and dedicated cool aunt, she now lives in Greenville SC and enjoys the ocean and being in nature. She has expanded her love for art and design to home interiors, landscaping and textile design. Art is important in her daily life and she finds inspiration everywhere.