Skirt – (self) – JPY 0 | Leggings – American Apparel – JPY 2,000
Fishnet Shirt – (self) – JPY 0 | T-Shirt – N/A – JPY 2,000
Hair – (friend) – JPY 0 | Katyusha – H&M – JPY 2,000
Hair – (friend) – JPY 0
Bag – Vivienne Westwood – JPY 80,000
Tattoo – N/A – N/A | Shoes – Forever 21 – JPY 6,000
Necklace – 666 – JPY 2,500
Just when I was about to wrap up the shoot, Minhye Choi whipped out this beautiful top. Turns out she designed it. She is studying fashion. I think she’s an amazing designer already; the skirt and the top are off the charts.
Cardigan – (self) – JPY 0
Inspired by the stunningly creative street fashion that exploded on the streets of Tokyo and Osaka in the late 1990’s, photo-journalist Kjeld Duits launched JAPANESE STREETS in 2002. This makes JS one of the first fashion blogs on the net, and the very first to cover Japanese street fashion.
Recent photos by Kjeld Duits:
The second part of this two part series focuses on the people at Design Festa 5 comments
The first part of this two part series focuses on the art at Design Festa 4 comments
Dorothy Vacance—one of Tokyo’s hidden gems—is offering really cute embroidered patches featuring traditional images of Japan 0 comments
One of Tokyo’s most important fashion and design exhibitions, rooms, took place again this week. JAPANESE STREETS picked a few favorites 2 comments
Last year, Israel’s famous Tikotin Museum of Japanese Art exhibited over 100 of JAPANESE STREETS photographs 4 comments