Mingyan Yang graduated from Parsons School of Design in 2016 with a major in womenswear. In 2016, she won the UNIQLO Global Competition which gave her the opportunity to work at its HQ in Tokyo as a womenswear designer. Her design identity is characterized by marrying Western ideals of romantic beauty with Eastern standards of functionality, forming a new perspective of soft femininity. In 2019, she launched her own label PSEUDO POEMS with an aim to build a wardrobe for girls at all age with modern romantic pieces. PSEUDO POEMS joined not SHOWROOM in 2019.