Yuming Weng was born and raised in the Xiamen province of China, and earned an undergraduate degree in International Accounting and Management from Jimen University.

Yuming Weng
Yuming Weng

She worked as a design intern at the Xiamen Huarong Company in China before coming to the Academy of Art University to pursue her Masters of Fine Art Degree in Fashion Design.

When designing her Fall 2013 collection, Weng was inspired by Henrietta Harris’ soft, distorted portraits. She constructed her collection using melton wools and double face wool in muted shades of grey and brown.

Yuming Weng Graduation Collection
Fall 2013 Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week at Lincoln Center
Friday, February 8, 2013 at 8:00 PM