Xander Zhou Fall-Winter 2024 - Shanghai Fashion Week

Xander Zhou Fall/Winter 2024 – Shanghai Fashion Week

Xander Zhou's Fall/Winter 2024 collection redefines menswear through innovative tailoring and futuristic elements while paying homage to classic style.
April 3, 2024

Xander Zhou’s Fall/Winter 2024 collection, “Sciremony,” is a exploration of “high-tech couture” that seamlessly blends science and ceremony. The Beijing-based designer’s latest offering is a testament to his commitment to pushing the boundaries of menswear, using scientific research as a method to drive innovation and creativity.

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Drawing inspiration from the past while envisioning the future, Xander Zhou’s “ritualistic futurism” takes center stage in this collection. The designer’s signature mechanical design language is evident in the slim suits adorned with techy plates, serving as both armor and sculptural elements. These futuristic touches are juxtaposed with classic menswear staples, such as sweeping capes and walking sticks, creating an alluring contrast between the old and the new.

Xander Zhou‘s attention to detail shines through in the nuances of his tailoring reimaginations. Extended collars on shirts and jackets add a dramatic flair, while half-bionic furry stoles and robo-inspired boot-chap hybrids showcase the designer’s penchant for conversation-starter showpieces. The collection’s gothic romance is heightened by Zhou’s skillful manipulation of space and time, inviting the viewer to ponder the enigmatic nature of the future.

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©Photo: Xander Zhou