Xuzhi Chen graduated from Central Saint Martins with a Bachelor’s degree in womenswear, and began his career as a fashion designer at J.W. Anderson and Craig Green.
In 2015, he established his own fashion brand XU ZHI in London. With its exquisite design and unique craftsmanship, the brand has received unanimous recognition within the industry in a short period of time. XU ZHI takes a poetic perspective in balancing romance and sophistication, which has earned the label a unique following in textiles and techniques.
Since the brand’s inception, XU ZHI takes an emotion-provoking design approach that explores modern femininity with tender and genuine, and the designer himself has been nominated for the LVMH Prize, International Woolmark Prize, H&M design Award and many other significant awards within the industry.
Xuzhi Chen was also named on the 2017 Forbes 30 Under 30 list and 2018 BoF 500.
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