Shanghai is Asia’s reigning fashion capital
Shanghai has surpassed Tokyo and Hong Kong to become Asia’s most stylish city, according to a new survey.
Shangha i ranks 10th, according to research by Global Language Monitor, a US -based data research firm that catalogs trends in word usage.
New York ranked first in the 10th annual survey on global fashion cities, followed by Paris, London. Los Angeles, Barcelona, Rome, Berlin, Sydney and Antwerp.
Global Language Monitor tracked more than 250,000 print media and social media channels looking for buzzwords associated with fashion and haute couture. It then traced the contextual usage and frequency of the words to set a gauge for ranking global fashion houses. (Photo 2)