Designer to Watch – Ji Oh

New York-based, Korean designer and Central Saint Martins alumnus, Ji Oh, is gaining a well-deserved following with her eponymous line. Favoring leather, silk and jersey she creates her signature look through modern layering.

What has been inspiring you this season?

I’m inspired by people who draw attention with their glamour…those with a style that is simply-done yet provocative.

What is the theme of the collection?


What defines your design aesthetic?

Androgynous simplicity.

What are some must-have pieces in the collection?

The colorful suitings! The collection presents suits in baby blue, vibrant red and silver.

What are the key colours and fabrics?

The color palette includes blues, reds and nude hues. Springtime calls for lightweight cottons and silks.

Who are your five favourite people/brands to follow on Twitter, Instagram or Tumblr?

I love The Talks Tumblr page. They have great interviews with great people: artists, composers, people in the film industry. It’s where great minds and personalities live.

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