Andrea Jiapei Li is a New York-based womenswear designer and a graduate of the MFA in Fashion Design and Society program at Parsons the New School of Design.
Andrea’s namesake brand debuted at New York Fashion Week with her Spring/Summer 2015 collection, which was immediately stocked by Dover Street Market New York. Her work has since then been covered by publications including Elle Magazine, Vogue, Style.com, CR Fashion Book, the New York Times, Interview, W Magazine, i-D, Dazed and LOVE Magazine. Andrea Jiapei Li was nominated for the 2015 LVMH Prize and was a finalist of the H&M Design Award. She was a winner of 2015 VFILES MADE Fashion.
Andrea’s work focuses on unique silhouettes and creative fabric techniques. Her designs are modern and sporty without sacrificing elegance and femininity. Andrea believes that the role of a fashion designer is not just to design clothes, but also to tell the stories behind the design and convey emotions.