At what point in your life did you consider yourself a feminist? Was it an event or a process?
I design bags for teen girls, and hope to inspire more girls to go for their dreams.
Who most influenced your awareness of your feminism?
Many female leaders.
Describe your vision of a feminist world.
Equality for all genders.
How I Define Feminism:
Inspire more girls to go to school and go for their dreams.
Mengdi Wu is the designer & founder of Miss Locker® teen girl bag brand. She came to New York from China with her family at age of 13, graduated from Parsons School of Design for fashion design. Her work have been featured in Teen Vogue, InStyle, China Daily, CBS News, Yahoo News, People’s Daily, Cosmopolitan China and more. She designs bags hope to inspire teen girls to go for their dreams, through working with United Nations on education and gender equality. She is also the first design student featured in First Lady Michelle Obama and White House' Better Make Room education campaign, to inspire kids to go to college.
More about Mengdi can be found here.