About Amelia Tu
Amelia Tu is a Chinese-Canadian dancer, environmentalist and beauty queen. She is from Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Shortly after she was born in Montreal, Quebec, Canada to Chinese parents, she and her parents moved back to China where they lived with her grandparents. She speaks English, Mandarin and French. She plays the piano and the flute. She is deeply passionate about sustainability and spreading environmental awareness. Her favorite hobby is exploring different genres of dance. She was trained in modern, ballet and traditional Chinese dances. She also loves singing, thrifting, exploring restaurants, traveling and going on adventures with friends. She is 5’7″ tall. In 2005, she and her parents moved from China to Vancouver. On the same year, her mother put her in a dance studio and a swimming club and asked her to pick one. She chose dance and went on to win the gold medal at the International Models & Talent (IMTA) Dance Competition. When she competed in Rose Queen and Princess Pageant in Oregon, United States in 2020, she was crowned the 2020 Miss Chinese Rose Princess. She graced the cover of Avessa Magazine’s Summer 2021 issue. On May 14, 2022, she competed against 53 other candidates at Miss Universe Canada 2022 at the Meridian Arts Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada and won the title. She was 20 years old when she was crowned Miss Universe Canada 2022. While reigning as Miss Universe Canada 2022, she was pursuing a simultaneous program in biology and business at the University of California, Berkeley in in Berkeley, California, United States. She will represent Canada at Miss Universe 2022.
About Amelia Tuu Brand
Amelia Tuu brand was established with two goals in mind: to celebrate femininity through fashion and lifestyle and to increase environmental responsibility through science and technology. As a result of these two core objectives, we have now released an organic skincare collection as well as an organic cotton clothing collection to provide accessible but eco-friendly products. Our clothing collection, through ethical sourcing, sustainable materials, and responsible designs, We hope to encourage others to learn about and adopt the concept of slow fashion, a movement that advocates for high-quality, versatile, and timeless pieces of clothing. We will be participating in annual major events such as New York Fashion Week to spread more visibility of our brand and gain more recognition for our mission
We hope to partner with nonprofit organizations such as ThredUP and Dress for Success and other thrift stores by donating clothes to them. We are planning to be a member of BETTER COTTON foundation to help support organic cotton grow project along with many international brands worldwide. We are establishing relationships as a partner with Earth Day organization to help promote and create projects to achieve United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals. We hope our actions will encourage more people to put the best effort toward helping sustainable future and together we can make a difference and make this world more sustainable for generations to come.