Tokyo has been spoiled of late with a surprising number of new store openings, not least the first stand-alone shops of cult streetwear label C.E and power-couple Yoon and Verbal’s Ambush. But it is Kunihiko Morinaga’s Anrealage, a mainstay of Paris Fashion Week, whose new Aoyama location in the heart of the high -fashion district that is the most significant. It heralds Anrealage in equal standing to the household brand names it now shares a postal code with.

In marking this milestone the brand has teamed up with long-term collaborator and media-shy designer Keisuke Kanda for a special collection that seems to pay homage to the domestic support that enabled Anrealage’s rise to global fame.

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