Chinese designer C. J. Yao
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Chinese designers flock to Shanghai fashion week

Over the next few years much of the growth in the retail fashion market is expected to be driven by China.

Its burgeoning middle class displays a seemingly insatiable appetite for luxury brands.

But are Chinese consumers ignoring home-grown designer talent in favour of better-known westerners?

John Sudworth has more from Shanghai fashion week.

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