About the Author
Kristina Shin was educated in Korea, the USA and the UK and has over 10 years experience in the outerwear and underwear industries as both a designer and patternmaker. Prior to joining the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, she worked for Triumph International Overseas Ltd., one of the world's leading lingerie brands, as a designer. She is holder of the 2004 International Award for Innovative Excellence in Teaching, Learning, and Technology and is founding editor for the International Journal of Fashion Design, Technology and Education. She taught extensively in both the USA and Hong Kong.