Aug 08 2007: Several interesting video clips showing fashion in Japan: Tokyo Girls Collection 2007 and TV commercials for the Japanese fashion magazines AneCan and CanCam.
Aug 08 2007: Love those really cool Japanese keitai (mobile phones)? Would love to have one, but don’t live in Japan? Now you can. A Japanese company sells miniature versions of some of Japan’s hottest keitai.
Jul 18 2007: The past few years, young Japanese men are paying more and more attention to their hairstyles, skin care and scents. What only a few years ago would still have been seen as effected or feminine is now rapidly becoming standard.
Jul 12 2007: This season’s must have hair do is the bun. But, Paris, Milan, New York and London – you can keep your sleek interpretations, because Tokyo women know how to take a trend and make it that bit more edgy …or weirder depending on your fashion taste! Tokyoites, as always, have made it there own and come up with some stunning and adventurous ways to wear long hair….
Mar 21 2007: On a rainy spring day, JAPANESE STREETS’ Pippa Griffiths and Jennifer Pierce took the elevator to the 40th floor of the swanky Roppongi Hills Tower to take a peek at international and home-spun talent.
Mar 21 2007: More and more kids highlight their outfits with red shoes of every kind of persuasion: pumps, wedges, sneakers, stilettos and boots.
Feb 25 2006: “Japan’s blondes vanish as women turn to dark side,” Reuters reports today.
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