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1 Oak in Tokyo.

Lifestyle

1 Oak Opens in Tokyo

The nightclub is the group’s most expensive yet and its first in Asia.

clock September 1, 2017Kelly Wetherille

A Uniqlo store in Shibuya, Tokyo.

Retail

Retailers in Japan See Mixed But Promising Sales in July

Hot weather and successful summer clearance sales helped to move product at fast-fashion retailers and department stores.

clock August 2, 2017Kelly Wetherille

Muji Hotel Tokyo Ginza

Real Estate

Muji Plans Its First Hotel for Tokyo’s Ginza District

The complex, due to open in 2019, will also include the retailer’s largest store to date.

clock July 6, 2017Kelly Wetherille

Work from Kensaku Kakimoto.

Fashion Scoops

Tokyo Photographer Kensaku Kakimoto Takes Aim at Fine Art With Taka Ishii Gallery Show

Kakimoto recently shot a video for a Super Mario Bros. app and a film for Under Armour about women’s empowerment.

clock June 2, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

Lily-Rose Depp

Fashion Features

Chanel Transports Métiers d’Art Collection to Tokyo

Lily-Rose Depp, Selah Marley, Sistine Stallone, and Ellie Bamber flew to Japan for a restaging of the Paris Cosmopolite show.

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Wall Harajuku

Fashion Scoops

Harajuku Boutique for Emerging Designers Grows Its Influence

Wall, located on the ground floor of Laforet, has become a blue-chip stockist for emerging Tokyo designers.

clock May 25, 2017Misty White Sidell

The United Arrows men's flagship in Harajuku.

Fashion Scoops

United Arrows to Close Harajuku Women’s Store, Renovate Men’s Building

The two stores will be combined under the name “United Arrows One,” marking the retailer’s 25th anniversary.

clock May 23, 2017Kelly Wetherille

The Nude Trump store

Fashion Scoops

For Tokyo Vintage Store Nude Trump, It’s Business as Usual

The longtime Shibuya establishment says it has few similarities with the American president, aside from its name.

clock May 19, 2017Misty White Sidell

Pierre Hardy at the "Walk with Pierre Hardy" exhibit in Tokyo.

Footwear

Pierre Hardy Stages Photo Exhibit in Tokyo

Coinciding with the one-year anniversary of his Japan boutique, the designer worked with students on the project.

clock May 17, 2017Kelly Wetherille

Fashion Scoops

Fashion Business Leaders Convene at Tokyo Summit

The discussion unwrapped the fashion business for those who often only see its frivolities.

clock May 14, 2017Misty White Sidell

A suite at Trunk Hotel in Tokyo.

Lifestyle

Compass: Tokyo’s Newest Boutique Hotel Is a Place for Socializing

With only 15 guest rooms, Trunk Hotel also invites the public to use its spacious lounge and terrace, as well as numerous event spaces.

clock May 12, 2017Kelly Wetherille

Julien Dossena Paola Russo

Fashion Scoops

Paco Rabanne’s Julien Dossena Is the Latest Designer on the L.A.-Tokyo Express

The Paco Rabanne creative director celebrated a Just One Eye collaboration in L.A. before heading to Kyoto for Louis Vuitton’s cruise show.

clock May 11, 2017Marcy Medina

Moncler at Madison Avenue.

Financial

Moncler Sales Up 16% in Q1

The company continued to grow in its retail and wholesale channels and in all its markets globally.

clock May 4, 2017Luisa Zargani

The Lardini store in Tokyo

Mens Designer Luxury

Lardini Opens First Store in Japan

The unit is located in Tokyo’s Marunouchi shopping district and is the sixth store for the Italian brand, following three in South Korea, one in China and one in Milan.

clock May 4, 2017Luisa Zargani

Models in the eight Dior couture looks Maria Grazia Chiuri designed specifically for the Tokyo show.

Designer and Luxury

Dior Fetes Tokyo Boutique With Couture Show and Men’s Presentation

Maria Grazia Chiuri and Kris Van Assche put on two very different events to emphasize the strength of the brand’s relationship with Japan.

clock April 19, 2017Kelly Wetherille

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