Alannah Hill is an Australian fashion designer, well known in Australia and internationally for her "girly chic" fashion labl and boutique chain.Hill worked in Melbourne as a stylist on film and video clips, eventually landing a small role in the 1987 film Dogs in Space starring Michael Hutchence. Whilst waitressing in a cafe, she was offered a job at a fashion store (Indigo) in Chapel Street, South
Yarra, where she worked for fifteen years, before starting her own fashion design label in 1996.She opened her first boutique in 1997, and currently has ten stores in Australia: four in Melbourne, four in Sydney, one in Perth and one in Brisbane. Her fashion range is also available at David Jones department stores nationally. In 2006 Hill opened a store in Auckland, New Zealand.