Ji Won Choi Biography
Ji Won Choi is an Oklahoma fashion designer. She is originally from South Korea and became well known as a contestant on Making the Cut on Amazon Prime Video.
The show premiered on March 27, 2020, and it shows 12 fashion designers from all around the world as they compete. It was created and presented by Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn.
Ji Won Choi Age
Choi is 26 years old as of 2019. Her exact date of birth has not yet been revealed.
Ji Won Choi Height
Choi’s height measurements are not available.
Ji Won Choi Net Worth
Her net worth is under review. It will be updated soon.
Ji Won Choi Family
There’s currently no information about Choi’s family. This information will be updated one it is available.
Ji Won Choi Education
Choi attended Parsons School of Design where she graduated with a BFA in fashion design.
Ji Won Choi Fashion Design
In May 2017, Choi presented her thesis collection, EXCESSIVISM, at the Parsons Benefit and the collection was the winner of the Kering Empowering Imagination Award. The collection also won Yoogygen Award by Yoox, Eyes on Talent Award, CFDA Fashion Future Graduate, as well as a finalist of Parsons Creative Systems Award.
Choi was in September 2017, awarded the “Ones to Watch” Award by Fashion Scout and presented her collection at London Fashion Week.
Her exclusive capsule collection for Yoox was launched in April 2018. She was also selected as one of the series 6 designers and she presented her collection XENOMANIA at New York Fashion Week in September 2018.
In a partnership with CFDA, Choi designed a water bottle that is sold nationwide. Later on in October 2018, she was chosen as one of the international designers to showcase her collection at GTBank’s Fashion Weekend in Lagos, Nigeria.
At the London fashion week in February 2019, Choi presented a collection in collaboration with Adidas Originals, which was launched in Adidas stores worldwide and online.
Ji Won Choi Making The Cut
Choi is one of the 12 designers competing on Amazon Prime Video’s, Making the Cut. The show was created by Heidi Klum and Timm Gunn, whom Choi said she grew up watching, during an interview with oklahoman.com.
“I grew up watching Tim and Heidi on TV when I was like, in high school, so it was really surreal to really be next to them, working together, being guided by Tim and getting advice from Heidi. They were actually just very wonderful people, and I really respect Tim so much. And all of his advice and his guidance was really great,” she said.
The show offers the winner $1 million and the chance to create a fashion collection that will be available worldwide exclusively on Amazon.