If this past month is any indication, the Shanghai streetwear scene is on the brink of exploding into something big. Over these last couple of years, the vibrant city has become one of the leaders in influential streetwear culture, which was on full display earlier this month at Shanghai Fashion Week. A city getting its own set Fashion Week that is internationally known and locally respected is always a sign of major things to come, and similar to what we’ve done with Milan, London, and Melbourne, we’re exploring some of the best Shanghai streetwear shops to explore for when you’re in the city, along with some designers and influencers to check out.
Shanghai’s street culture is a wonderful blend of art, technology, and fashion. Below are some of our favorites.