Valentines specials and ways to treat yourself

| Feb 13, 2015

Valentines specials and ways to treat yourself

Valentine’s is all about the man For men, Japan’s a great country to be in on Valentine’s Day, since they are the ones to traditionally receive gifts. If your guy has a sweet tooth, Barneys New York department stores are selling cassette-tape- and beach-sandal-shaped ...

Yohji Yamamoto — men, women and unisex

| Jan 9, 2015

Yohji Yamamoto — men, women and unisex

Yohji Yamamoto has certainly been busy, with collaborations flying off the shelves and new lines making debuts. Its partnership with baseball-cap brand New Era has been particularly buzz-worthy, with the brand’s 59FIFTY caps and backpacks emblazoned with the Yohji logo selling out across the ...

Adventurous fashion abounds this month

| Sep 12, 2014

Adventurous fashion abounds this month

Zadig & Voltaire is ready to rock in Aoyama French rock-chic lifestyle brand Zadig & Voltaire is reaching out to the international market with its first flagship shop in Tokyo’s Aoyama district. Housing a fair selection of women’s, men’s and kids’ wear, it also ...

Designs on Japan's student potential

Jul 25, 2014

Designs on Japan's student potential

Shining a light on Japan's student talent pool is Gakuten, a new event from the group responsible for the Design Festa biannual international art fair. There's only one requirement of Gakuten participants — that they be enrolled in an educational institution.