Yujie Ding


Yujie Ding (b.1988, Nanjing China) is a milliner and fashion designer based in Italy. She graduated from University IUAV of Venice in MA Fashion Design and Theory. During her exchange study at Parsons School of Design in New York, she found her passion in millinery design, learning from milliner Jasmin Zorlu and later became a milliner assistant of Ryan Wilde at JJ Hat Center on Fifth Avenue. Her works have been exhibited at institutions worldwide, including Hermitage Museum, Pitti Uomo, Expo Milano and Kaliningrad State Art Gallery. In 2015, Ding founded her millinery brand Yujied Hats in Italy. Ding is currently in the Architecture, City and Design Ph.D. program at University IUAV of Venice.