While attending college, Chon interned at a variety of different companies to get a wide scope of experience in the fashion world. She held an internship for a buyer for Issi, a boutique in Beverly Hills as well as in the visual merchandising department at Gucci. Discovering many different sides of fashion, she also maintained a part time job working as a fit model.
Chon started designing in 2007 for the line Zooey, where she then proceeded to work with the label 291 Venice in 2009. Two years later she started Love, Zooey, creating a brand where she could bring her own creative design to effortless casually chic collections.