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TOKYO: Sayoko Yamaguchi – The Wearist, Clothed in the Future

'Sayoko Yamaguchi wearing Issey Miyake'. Photo by Noriaki Yokosuka, 1975. Japan’s top model Sayoko Yamaguchi (1949-2007) embodied the mysterious beauty of the East when she blazed a new trail through the white-girl-dominated fashion stage in the 1970s.
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TOKYO: Concept Retail Landscape in Coastal Kamakura

Kamakura, a historic former capital an hour’s train ride from Tokyo offers an unlikely but hugely popular combination of Kyoto-esque temples (it’s home to the famous Daibutsu “big buddha” as well as the serene bamboo garden of Hōkoku-ji) and Venice Beach-style surf culture, but has more recently become known for its innovative concept openings and elevated independent boutiques.
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Kapital Sakura Rivets

Last week we spent time in Tokyo: researching, street shooting, attending events and searching for denim inspiration. And we timed our visit perfectly, as it was perfect Saruka (Cherry Blossom) time. Inspirational Japanese denim brand, Kapital celebrate this very special time of year with a very special series of events at their stores. The Sakura Rivet is a specially designed pink, ...
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The 501XX: A Collection of Vintage Jeans

On Friday evening the denim team attended a particularly special night in Tokyo – the launch party of the incredible The 501XX book, just released by the manager of the infamous Berberjin store, Yutaka Fujihara. Fujihara has diligently documented 51 of the worlds most impressive examples of this renowned Levi's jean, working with the worlds most devout collectors including Naru Kawamoto, ...
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TOKYO: Fashion Week for Foodies

As one of the last major fashion weeks on the global calendar, this year Tokyo Fashion Week takes place from March 16– 21, and for five days becomes home to tired and travel-weary industry professionals.
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TOKYO: Mika Ninagawa Self-Image Exhibition

Hara Museum of Contemporary Art is showcasing acclaimed Japanese photographer Mika Ninagawa’s series of works dating from 2010 until January 2015.
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TOKYO: Key Openings Advocate An Active Urban Lifestyle

Recent openings from two of Japan’s major fashion groups aim to promote more active lifestyles while easing congestion in ever-crowded Tokyo.
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TOKYO: 1LDK Aoyama Hotel

1LDK Aoyama Hotel is the latest addition to select shop 1LDK’s fashion and design empire.
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Futuristic Utilitarian and Urban Glamour for Raf Simons at Dior

Tokyo: Raf Simons said at the presentation of his Pre-Fall collection – "Tokyo is a place that has been and is so constantly inspiring to me, particularly in terms of the liberty people take for themselves in how they dress... It’s a place that is both extreme and exhilarating.” This was powerfully evident – from the futuristic stage that set the ...
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TOKYO: Kapok Opens First Japan Store

Popular Hong Kong boutique Kapok has unveiled its first Japan branch alongside a grand opening on October 8th.
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Kvadrat Opens Showroom in Japan

Danish textile company Kvadrat has opened its first showroom in Japan, in the country's capital Tokyo earlier this month. The 80 sq.m. space is located in the city's Minami-Aoyama district and and features Kvadrat's entire collection as well as products from the company's other brands: Kvadrat/Raf Simons, Kinnasand and Kvadrat Soft Cells.
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The Tapered Trouser

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High-Shine Bomber

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The Colored Trench

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All In One

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