with contributions from Kelly Wetherille
 on March 16, 2015

TOKYO — As the fashion pack barely catches its collective breath from the conclusion of the Paris shows, Tokyo Fashion Week starts today, with designers here voicing optimism despite the looming challenges of growing their small businesses and a domestic economy that continues to sputter.

This story first appeared in the March 16, 2015 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.

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