Yang Qi Ying
The EcoChic Design Award 2012 China most promising student award winner
Yang Qi Ying was the winner of Most Promising Student Award in the EcoChic Design Award China 2012.
From a fashion designer's perspective, I think sustainability is about sourcing and fully utilising environmentally-friendly textiles. By doing this, designers can reduce wastage, production costs and the overall environmental impact of their designs. - Yang Qi Ying
EcoChic Design Award Collection
For her EcoChic Design Award 2012 China collection, Qi Ying applied the design techniques of zero-waste, up-cycling and reconstruction to clothing and fabrics collected from a secondhand market.