Luyi Qi is an emerging textile designer born in China and based in Melbourne.
Textile Design for fashion and bed linen is what she is mainly focusing on. During her education, she participated in industry partnership projects with Pattern Source, Country Road, Linen House, Maxwell Williams and had an internship with Interfab. These companies are involved in fashion, homewares and bed linen. These projects have provided her with a range of different design experiences.
In terms of her design style, its quite flexible depending on what theme and trend she is working with. All the works highlight her strong personality and every design tells a story. Her work is also influenced deeply by her Chinese cultural background and her experience of studying in Melbourne has enabled her to consider western culture, bringing together a combined aesthetic.