The Designer

Educated at RISD in apparel design, Diana Eng started her career as a designer on Bravo’s Project Runway, Season 2. Diana worked as an assistant designer at Generra but left the company to pursue a career working with more experimental fashion. She found her niche in Victoria’s Secret research and development department. The department created new innovation for mass market (including Beauty Secrets bust firming bra and Memory Fit).

Diana is a cofounder of NYC Resistor, a hacker space in Brooklyn and author of Fashion Geek: Clothes, Accessories, Tech published by F+W Media’s North Light Books.

In 2009, Eng received a grant from Rhizome and an artist residency from Eyebeam Art and Technology Center to create fashion prototypes using laser cutters, 3-d printers, and electronics for her educational program Diana started her ready-to-wear line Diana Eng in 2010, and continues working to bring new innovation in fashion to market.