Shao Yen is a London-based womenswear label founded by designer Shao Yen Chen.
Chen was born in Yilan, Taiwan. He moved to London and started courses in Central Saint Martins College in 2003. During his studies, he has interned with Alexander McQueen, Hussein Chalayan, and was awarded the 2009 winner of Fashion Weekend/Le Vif Award in Brussels, Belgium, with his BA graduation collection. He started his own label Shao Yen after graduating from MA Fashion Knitwear in 2010.