Tokyo Fashion Week

This year, this month and the weeks just keep flying by. Is it really already Christmas and 2016? I haven’t posted in ages, but this mom stuff keeps me kinda busy. I’ve been working for Savvy Tokyo still and wanted to share some pics from the events I covered. Tokyo Fashion Week still falls under … 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

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 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

Tokyo Fashion Week Photo Diary & Wrap-up

Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Tokyo ended a couple weeks ago, but I wanted to share the collection reports I wrote for online magazine Savvy Tokyo and some photos I INSTAGRAM’D along the way. Check out the articles for a re-cap on seven days of runway shows, inspiration and an insight into all of fall fashion’s … 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

Have It Your Way

Fashion Weeks are my guilty pleasure. Thanks to Instagram and snap-happy bloggers, fashion hounds like me get a chance to visually eat up some eyecandy before, during and immediately after the shows. With one eye open in bed on my i-phone, I couldn’t resist checking out Jeremy Scott’s first collection for Moshino. Something tells me fashion is at the bottom of his … Continue Reading