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Yuna Yang: Clothing as a Form of Art to Be Shared

NEW YORK, Oct 27, 2010 / — Yuna Yang is a New?York based fashion designer who loves to convey the concept behind her work, viewing each piece as a form of art to be shared, rather than simply to be sold.

Her designs draw from her personal fascination with immersing herself in divergent cultures. After completing her B.A. in Fine Arts from Ewha Women’s University in Seoul, Korea in 2001, she moved to Milan for a design course at Instituto Marangoni.

While in Italy, her aesthetics, attention to detail, and Eastern perspective on Western fashion caught the eye of designer Alviero Martini, and she was honored with a commission to design evening dresses for Milan Fashion Week 2002.

Later in 2006, Ms. Yang further honed her technique and received a second B.A. in Fashion Design from Central Saint Martins in London. There, she was privileged to work with designers Ann Sofie Beck and Clements Ribiero (2005 – 2006).

Yuna Yang’s label, YUNA YANG COLLECTION was founded in December 2008. After a
market test of her Spring/Summer 2010 collection in September 2009, she had her debut show of her Fall/Winter 2010 collection on February 10th, 2010 during New York’s Fashion Week at the Arario Gallery.

Her debut collection was widely praised and well received by the fashion critics, and it was featured on the cover of the April 6, 2010 issue of Women’s Wear Daily. WWD called Yuna Yang “a sure winner just out of the gate with her charming Louise Brooks?inspired first collection of lacy frocks, beautifully tailored cashmere coats an perfectly draped silk jersey sheaths” (WWD.com).

YUNA YANG COLLECTION is high?end couture quality, ready?to?wear clothes that are classic yet modern and chic. The designs are comfortable and easy to wear, and made for the fashion?forward professional woman. With intercontinental charm and global appeal, the classic styling and modern touches make YUNA YANG COLLECTION timeless.

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Address:
YUNA YANG
325 West 38th Street, Suite 701
New York, NY 10018
(917) 297-8117
www.yunayang.com

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