1. Fan Bingbing
China’s established actress, Fang Bing Bing, is considered a global style icon. Well, it’s no surprise. With her gorgeous features and fantastic fashion sense, Fang Bing Bing has been a darling of many luxury brands. This 40-year-old star is a frequent sight in major award shows and is considered the country’s finest fashion icon. Fang has been the spokesperson of several high-label brands like Guerlain and Montblanc.
Angela Yeung Wing, popularly known by her stage name Angelababy, is a Chinese actress, singer, and model. From her frequent red-carpet appearances to stylish airport looks, she has become a fashion icon in China. Angela is the ambassador of the famous luxury brand Dior and has modelled for top brands like Givenchy and Gucci.
3. Kris Wu
Kris Wu is a Chinese-Canadian actor and singer. Before his recent allegations, Kris Wu was familiar face in the entertainment and fashion industry and best-loved by many top luxury brands. He was the brand ambassador of numerous brands like Louis Vuitton and Bulgari. His unique looks spark fashion trends based on the designer goods he wears.
4. Zhang Ziyi
Zhang Ziyi, one of China’s acclaimed actresses, is also known for her immaculate style. Her sophisticated looks have caught the attention of many, making her the face of many high-street labels. Ziyi has been the global ambassador for brands including Maybelline, TAG Heuer, and Clé de Peau Beauté. Since 2019, she has become the brand endorser for Chopard.
5. Liu Wen
It would be wrong not to include Liu Wen in our list. The internationally acclaimed Chinese model is an inspiration for many aspiring models of Asian heritage. From a humble start, Wen has established a promising career for herself and is one of the highest-paid international models. Liu Wen became the first East Asian model to walk for Victoria’s Secret fashion show. Her simple aesthetic but straightforward fashion sense has made her a trailblazer in the fashion industry.
6. Timmy Xu
Xu Weizhou, popularly known as Timmy Xu, is a singer-actor based in China. He is favourite of many international brands and also a darling in the fashion crowd. Thanks to his good looks, talent, and dapper style. Timmy has caught the attention of many and rose to become one of the Asian celebrities whom international brands seek. In 2019, he became the Fendi Peekaboo ambassador for China.
7. Yang Mi
Yang Mi is a well-known actress in mainland China. She set foot in the film industry at a young age and became one of the New Four Dan Actresses of China. Her immense popularity has made her an influential style icon with millions of followers on Weibo. Yang Mi’s highly acknowledged fashion sense has made her a darling among international brands like Michael Kors, Estée Lauder, and Adidas.
8. Jackson Wang
Another celebrity leading in the fashion world is none other than Jackson Wang. This K-pop idol has amazed everyone with talent and top-notch fashion sense. Jackson is a sought-after product endorser and becomes the face of global brands like Fendi, L’Oréal Paris Men Expert, Ray-Ban, Armani, Adidas. He has launched his very own clothing line Team Wang for which he is the creative director and designer.
9. Li Yuchun
Li Yuchun, also known as Chris Lee, is a Chinese singer turned fashion influencer. She became a well-known figure when she won the Chinese reality show, Super Voice Girls 2 in 2005. Li’s androgynous style of loose jeans and down shirts, with no make-up and a boyish haircut, made her a fashion muse. Lee got recognized internationally after winning the MTV Europe Music Award for Best Worldwide Act. With her unique style, Lee has become a trailblazer of gender-neutral style in China.
10. Liu Yifei
The Disney live-action ‘Mulan’ fame, Liu Yifei, is a fashion inspiration to many. In 2021, Liu became the new face of Louis Vuitton in China. With her sweet and demure image, Liu has a fan following of millions on Weibo, and her global reach made her a prominent figure in the world of luxury. She has served as the brand ambassador of Chanel, Dior, and most recently, Armani and Chaumet.