Shine Bright With Accesories

WHAT TO WEAR ARTICLE I WROTE FOR WWW.SAVVYTOKYO.COM Ah, the awkward part of the season, when it’s still too cold to sport springtime flair, but the thrill of impending warmth has us mentally breaking free from the puffer coat. So how does one still look fabulous hidden under layers of weather war gear? With fashion … Continue Reading

Holiday Style Guide

 Check out my holiday style guide, published on The city is illuminating and the season of festive fetes is in full swing. Our calendars are filling up with celebrations and if you are hosting, organizing, or Christmas shopping, chances are you’re left with little time to orchestrate outfit ideas. From toasting with your colleagues … Continue Reading

Corto Moltedo Fall/Winter Collection

(I wrote this article for Me with Corto Moltedo and my first CM purchase at his Tokyo Trunk Show Luxury accessories brand, Corto Moltedo, held a trunk show in Tokyo last month and I was there to get the details on this fast growing handbag line and a sneak peak into this season’s “ode … Continue Reading

MBFWT Collection Reviews

More MBFWT Collection Reviews- (also published on Fashion week has officially come to a close but check out the designers who wrapped up Tokyo’s biggest fashion festival with a bang. Edgy sportswear, unique silhouettes and trending patterns such as plaid, camo and stripes were just a few things these designers showcased at their Spring/Summer … Continue Reading

Jotaro Saito Two Souls Collection

Jotaro Sansai Two Souls Collection Dedicated to bringing kimonos back as an element of everyday fashion, modern day kimono designer, Jotaro Saito, collaborated with fellow born Kyoto designer Sansai Saito, to create a collection with contemporary prints and modern concepts of beauty. Making notions to the 60’s and 70’s era of Western pop culture the … Continue Reading

Tokyo Fashion Week Collection Reviews

Here are a few of my Tokyo Fashion Week Collection Reports: (also posted to Johan Ku Gold Label London based designer, Johan Ku, has won several awards for his sculpture-like shapes and hand knitted textiles used in his work. Showing collections in New York, Paris and Tokyo, the namesake brand has created an international … Continue Reading

Vassilisa The Beautiful

I was pumped to interview fashion designer, Nadja Solovieva for Savvy Tokyo. She is the creator and mastermind behind the magestic and beautiful scarves seen on celebrities across the globe. VASSILISA is a rising star in the accessories world, get the scoop on how you can be a part of the magic below! In a … Continue Reading

Hanae Mori by Yu Amatsu

Last week was Tokyo Fashion Week. I covered shows for online magazine SAVVY TOKYO, making it to as many shows as I could, sporting the baby bump and all.  The first show I went to ended up being one of my favorite of MBFWT. Hanae Mori was Japan’s very first haute couture fashion house and … Continue Reading

Tops Designers X Summer’s Top Trends

Some of today’s trending brands have teamed up with top designers to bring you exclusive summer wardrobe basics that will stand out against the originals. Are you looking to sprinkle your closet with a few more accessories, or maybe some new shoes? Check out these special collaborations that add just the right amount of edge … Continue Reading

Pharell X Uniqlo “I am Other”

With Nigo bringing a “New Standard” to Uniqlo UT, it was to no one’s surprise that his right hand man, Pharrell Williams  would be next up for a collaboration. Pharrell’s S/S 14 capsule collection for Japan’s mega retailer, Uniqlo UT, was designed under the “I Am Other collective”. The highly anticipated collection will feature a … Continue Reading