The Four Eyed, located in red light district Kabukicho, has become a community center for Tokyo’s fashion boppers.
The designer signed copies of her new book and talked sustainability and the future of her brand.
The panel was made up of Lumine’s chairman Yoshiaki Arai; Hiroyuki Kondo, president and ceo of Mash Holdings, and Susumu Sasaki, president and ceo of Jun Co.
The Swedish streetwear brand believes retail is alive and well — provided brands create energy for consumers.
The company’s founder discussed what she called her five “Mecca maxims” for connecting with customers and growing a successful retailer.
The ceo described the company’s approach to physical-digital and digital-physical to create a retailer with a global reach.
Speaking at WWD’s Tokyo summit, the designer and businessman outlined how he has rejuvenated his brand.
The designer Maiko Kurogouchi showed a more complete collection than what she presented in Paris, with about twice as many looks.
The building, designed by Peter Marino, is a narrow structure nine stories tall with only a single room per floor.