Lam Wing Sum is a Hong Kong native born in the summer of 1998. She graduated from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University with a degree in Fashion and Textile Design and also studied at the Amsterdam Fashion Institute (AMFI). In 2018, Lam was named the 1st runner-up of the Fur Design competition and selected as a finalist in REMIX International by Vogue Talents. She also won the Design Category in the “Cre8 by AIA” Competition, and her designs have been featured in various media outlets, including Italian Vogue.
Lam’s design philosophy centres around nature, colour, and playfulness while paying tribute to classic styles. Her designs aim to encourage viewers not only to appreciate the aesthetics but also to reconsider their own perspectives. Her work often uses metaphors to convey strong statements in a more approachable way. Lam is environmentally conscious and incorporates sustainable approaches in both her materials and design processes.