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KANSAI

“Feel and Think: A New Era of Tokyo Fashion”

KOBE FASHION MUSEUM

by Tomoko Hori

Staff Writer

In this mix of contemporary Japanese fashion and artistic installations, 10 up-and-coming designers have been brought together to promote the creativity behind the clothing industry.

On display are h.Naoto’s dark gothic creations; mintdesigns bright and fun dresses; menswear SASQUATCHfabrix’s giant patchwork installations and Theater Product’s interactive shopping experience; Jan. 14-April 1.

Kobe Fashion Museum; (078) 858-0050; 2-9-1 Koyocho Naka, Higashinada-ku, Kobe; Island Center Station, Rokko Liner. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. ¥500. Closed Wed., open holidays. www.fashionmuseum.or.jp