Yiyu Chen was born in 1988 in Taiwan. She holds a Fashion Design BA of Shih-Chien University. After that, she studied one year in ESMOD PARIS for Postgraduate Programme Createur Couture, which educate Haute Couture tailoring. In 2012, She enrolled in the ArtEZ Fashion Masters for Fashion Design. Duri
ng her study in ArtEZ she did an internship at Iris Van Herpen in Amsterdam. She believes that a collection could be window to present a kind of life or a new world; clothing could give people expectation and imagination of a life they haven’t had. Clothing with certain shape, quality or style could influence people who wear it and give them opportunity to imagine other possibilities of their life. For her, fashion has the power to be sophisticated and affectionate, telling story in a way that both aesthetically and ideologically fascinating.