ABOUT THE DESIGNER
Jean Lo, 22 years old, a final year student of BA (Hons) Fashion and Textile, with a major in Intimate Apparel from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. She is an organized team player with a flexible mind. She is creative and loves design. I has worked as intern at Crystal Martin (Hong Kong) Limited for two months, not only improved her design skills but also enhanced her interaction and communication skills. The experience also allowed her to put academic knowledge into practice. Also, during her study, she is working at Innovance Textile Ltd as an assistant designer. She has developed design skills for innovative creations and improved her graphic design skills with her involvement in different production drawings or trend boards.
Q: Why did you choose the intimate industry? What do you find interesting about this industry?
I think female intimate apparel is mysterious and it helps women show her femininity. And I enjoy designing intimate apparel. In intimate industry, I find that it is different from outerwear industry. Intimate product consists of functionality and aesthetics. It also requests accurate fitting and high comfort of garment. It is more challenging.
Q: What will your dream job be? Where do you see yourself in 5 years, 10 years?
My dream job is to become a designer that I could design what I want. I hope I can have working experience abroad in 5 or 10 years.
Q: Do you plan to create your own brand?
Sure, I want to have my own brand that I can design what I want. I would like to create a sexy and feminine style of intimate brand.
ABOUT HER COLLECTION – THE QUEEN
a full collection to be unveiled @ Interfiliere Hong Kong – PolyU Intimate Fashion Show on March 20th, 2019
The collection of THE QUEEN was inspired by Elizabeth I ‘s history and her fashion style. With the use of wine red velvet, black lace and gold hardware, a noble and vintage feeling is given. For the details, laser engraving was applied on the velvet fabrics to have diamond pattern and beads were attached. Light and see through lace balances with velvet fabric. Strappy designs and see through lace completes a sexy and gorgeous style. Elizabeth I was titled with “the Great” because of her strong wills, intelligence, popularity, and personal characters. Telling the story of every girl can be a queen, they can rule their own kingdom. They have power to create their own business and future. Every girl should be their own powerful leader as well as like a queen who are elegant, intelligent, courage and composed.
Q: For whom? Men, Women, children? Which sector? Lingerie, swimwear, activewear?
It is a lingerie that for women who want to be sexier and more feminine.
Q: What are the 3 key words that could best describe your collection?
Queen, sexy and gorgeous.
Q: What inspire you to create this collection? What is the story behind your collection?
My collection was inspired by Elizabeth I ‘s history and her fashion style. Elizabeth I ‘s 45 years reign, earning her the title “the Great”, as her strong will, intelligence, popularity with the people, and personal character. With her majestic dress and bearing and her renowned intelligence, she represented the splendour and power of England.
I want to tell the story that every girl can be a queen, they can rule their own kingdom. They have power to create their own business and future. Every girl should be their own powerful leader as well as like a queen who are elegant, intelligent, courage and composed.
Q: Which manufacturers helped you with the material and the production?
Hop Lun (Hong Kong) Limited is my sponsor company and they helped me with the material and the production.