Next Big Thing – AMBUSH Design

Next Big Thing – AMBUSH Design

Most Japanese designers have a reputation for embracing radical privacy, therefore rarely getting caught in the public eye. Rei Kawakubo and many younger designers have hidden themselves behind their label, using their work as the prime vessel of expression. But …

Tokyo Fashion Award Winner – DIGAWEL

Tokyo Fashion Award Winner – DIGAWEL

A few weeks ago, Tokyo Fashion Award selected 6 Winners, among which the brand DIGAWEL, which shows quite an interesting aesthetic. DIGAWEL was founded in 2006 by Kohei Nishimura. Interestingly, the collections of DIGAWEL are quite unisex, and womenswear was …

Tokyo Fashion Award Winner – SOE

Tokyo Fashion Award Winner – SOE

Last Friday, Tokyo Fashion Award selected 6 Winners, among which the brand Soe, which deserves a thorough introduction. Soe was started in 2001, and has since developed as a contemporary urban brand. Since 2017, the label has expanded into womenswear, …

Tokyo Fashion Award Winner – KUON

Tokyo Fashion Award Winner – KUON

Last Friday, Tokyo Fashion Award selected 6 Winners, among which the brand Kuon, which deserves a thorough introduction. Kuon is an independent label started in 2016, designed by Shinichiro Ishibashi. After graduating from the institution that is Bunka Fashion College, he …

Discovered SS18 – Runway @ Amazon Tokyo Fashion Week

Discovered SS18 – Runway @ Amazon Tokyo Fashion Week

Last night, the label led by Tatsuya Kimura & Sanae Yoshida presented their latest collection at Shibuya Hikarie Hall. The crowd was young and edgy, and the pre-show even toyed with our perception of realities. Is DHL a fashion-meme, a fashion …

What to expect from Amazon Fashion Week Tokyo

What to expect from Amazon Fashion Week Tokyo

From 16 October to 21 October, Tokyo will push forward its momentum in the world of fashion. Massively supported by Amazon, the Fashion Week will build on the influence that a new pioneer labels have developed for Japanese fashion overseas. …

Last Call : Jardin Sacai @ Colette

Last Call : Jardin Sacai @ Colette

Running for the whole month of September, the collaboration between Japanese label Sacai and the trailblazing store Colette is one of the last happenings set to grace the walls of 213 rue Saint Honoré. This week is your last chance …

Uniqlo x JW Anderson FW17 – Releasing Now

Uniqlo x JW Anderson FW17 – Releasing Now

J.W. Anderson is a (young) designer who’s been appointed to Loewe before and simultaneously ran a successful personal label. He is now partnering with Uniqlo, the Japanese mass market leader which has famously worked with Jil Sander before. The collaboration …

Julien David – Candles @ Colette

Julien David – Candles @ Colette

Julien David, the French-born, NYC-trained, Tokyo-based designer, keeps tracing a straight curve throughout the three cultural capitals, and released an exclusive duo of scented candles, now stocked at the one and only soon-to-disappear Colette. One is called Heian Garden, the …

GR8 x Isetan Pop Up

GR8 x Isetan Pop Up

This weekend, from the 16th to the 18th September 2017, GR8 Tokyo will pop-up in Isetan department store, once again setting the famous shopping destination as the compass of global menswear trends. The merch will include from D.TT.K x Phire …

Close