Youjia Jin is a Chinese born London based fashion designer and fashion buyer who graduated with an MA in Womenswear from the London College Of Fashion in 2014. Her graduation collection has been presented at London Fashion Week. She also studied at Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, graduating in 2011.
Before coming to London, she received her bachelor’s degree at the Beijing Institute of Fashion and Technology. Her graduation collection was presented at Beijing Fashion Week in 2009. Although she has specialised in womenswear, she was awarded Top 10 menswear fashion designer awards and was the second runner up of The 14th “Zhonghua Cup” International fashion design competition in Shanghai in China.
She has studied fine art for many years and enjoys being able to create original and unique designs. The challenges of creativity, quality and passion are constant. She believes it is crucial in the creative world to remain open to different influences and to try as much as possible to be versatile and non-restrictive.