|Born||January 12 1991|
Seattle, Washington, U.S.
|Parents||Drederick Irving (father)|
Elizabeth Irving (mother)
|Relatives||Kyrie Irving (brother)|
London Irving (half-sister)
Asia Susan Irving (born January 12, 1991) is an American fashion designer, socialite, and model.
Early Life and Education
Born to Drederick and Elizabeth Irving in Seattle, Washington, Asia was raised with her younger brother, Kyrie and younger sister, London in West Orange, New Jersey. Her father played professional basketball and was a basketball coach in New Jersey. Her brother, Kyrie, is the starting point guard for Brooklyn Nets and was the reason she started designing. Her mother died of an illness when she was five, so Drederick raised her with the help of Irving's aunts.
Irving graduated from Temple University in 2013 with her Bachelor's of Science (B.S.) in accounting. She later earned her associate of arts degree in fashion merchandising from the Fashion Institute of Technology.
Irving is a Fashion Designer who has been featured in publications such as Vogue, Cosmopolitan, Harper’s Bazaar, L’Official, InSyle, and Sports Illustrated. She began her career at the age of 23 when she relocated to California to work as a makeup artist for M.A.C. Cosmetics. However, she became costume designer for her brother. Irving also designed costumes for a number of athletes including her brother, Skylar Diggins, Kevin Durant, James Harden, Sue Bird, and Megan Rapinoe.
Irving opened children's clothing boutiques called Elizabeth Smith in the Northeast Ohio and New Jersey; the boutiques carry the brand Crib Rock Couture. Iirving co-owns and operates Sydney, a clothing boutique in Los Angeles, Miami, New York City, and a pop-up store in the Hamptons. In the spring of 2018, Irving released a clothing line for "90s x Purpose ", a nostalgic collection of 90's inspired t-shirts that feature cartoons.
In June 2017, Irving starred in an episode of the Houzz series My Houzz, in which she surprised her father with a major home renovation.