Yu Chung Hei

余宗熹

Chung Hei Yu, undergraduate of fashion design in Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong and also an embroidery tutor. He has participated in the embroidery design of renowned singer Alan Tam’s concert costume. He is good at evening wear design and French embroidery. Yu was deeply impressed by the delicate embroidery details on the haute couture from a book. Since then he devoted himself to embroidery craftsmanship.
Yu put many embroidery elements and applied different materials to mix and match in his graduate collection during his diploma study, to make embroidery outfit more stylish and dynamic. He hopes to develop different activities on promoting embroidery and craftsmanship in the future.

余宗熹,現於高等科技教育學院就讀時裝設計學位,同時是一位刺繡導師,曾參與譚詠麟演唱會服裝刺繡設計,擅長晚裝設計及法式刺繡。他自從書本上看到了高級訂製服上的刺繡細節很精緻漂亮後,便對刺繡工藝產生濃厚興趣,並且開始學習及鑽研。其後不但在其高級文憑畢業系列中加入了許多刺繡原素,亦運用了多種不同物料配搭,令刺繡服飾更見多元化及時尚。日後,他希望能更發展不同活動項目,積極推廣刺繡和工藝技術文化

Exhibition showpiece

​展覽作品

The work was inspired by the power inventions of inventor NIKOLA TESLA. He took reference from TESLA’s invention blueprints such as bulbs, power generators and radio to create the embroidery patterns. In addition, goldwork skills were also applied in some parts of the embroidery to make the outfit more elegant and delicate.

作品靈感來自發明家NIKOLA TESLA的電力發明品,作品中參考了一些發明品的設計藍圖去創作刺繡圖案,例如:燈泡、發電機及無線電等。部分刺繡更運用了金繡(goldwork) 技巧從而令作品更加細緻。