The Life of Issey Miyake

My coverage on the opening of “The Work of Issey Miyake”, now showing at The National Art Center in Tokyo. Check out my article that was published under Fashion News on www.savvytokyo.com, You do NOT want to miss this exhibition. The National Art Center, Tokyo is now showing a comprehensive design exhibit on the works … Continue Reading

MBFWT Collection Reviews

More MBFWT Collection Reviews- (also published on SavvyTokyo.com) 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

Tokyo Fashion Week Collection Reviews

Here are a few of my Tokyo Fashion Week Collection Reports: (also posted to SavvyTokyo.com) 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

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

Tokyo Fashion Week Events Around Town

(article also posted on SavvyTokyo.com) Today is the first day of Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Tokyo! Check out some of the events around town! As the European Fashion Weeks are coming to a close, Tokyo is amping up to follow suit for it’s biannual fashion fete. Taking place primarily at Shibuya’s Hikarie Oct 13th-19th, the … 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

MBFWT Instagram Updates

 Tokyo Fashion Week is well underway and I am contributing collection reports for Savvy Tokyo. I will be posting pictures and updates on the blog once things slow down a bit, but it the mean time I will be posting VIDEOS and PICTURES from the runways during the shows on SAVVYTOKYO instagram. Make sure to follow … Continue Reading

Tokyo Fashion Week- Public Events

One of Tokyo’s biggest fashion festivals is descending upon us.  To some it may seem that everyday in Tokyo is a fashion celebration, hello perfectly coiffed manes, immaculate styling and sky high heels, but two weeks out of the year Japan Fashion Week Organization presents a week long series of runway shows and exhibitions, promoting … Continue Reading