Michigan based artist Yuni Kim Lang creates Jewelry inspired by unique cultural references and symbols that relate to her cultural identity. This collection is inspired by the Chinese Red Knot that is a unique folk art; purely hand-made knotting. The knot and its color red symbolizes prosperity and happiness. This Red Knot isn’t a simple ornament, it’s a visual symbol of China. You will see it everywhere, mostly on doors and walls.
This collection reveals and presents the beloved Chinese Red Knot in a new light. Yuni Kim Lang takes what’s iconic to her culture and creates something new from what’s from the past. She continues to bring back the beauty of the old in a new way to meet the needs of the present.