Kelly Wetherille

Kelly is a freelance journalist, editor, copywriter and translator who has lived in Tokyo for over 10 years. She was Savvy's founding editor, and her work has appeared in Women's Wear Daily (WWD), The New York Times and CNN Travel. When she's not at her desk or working from a café, she can usually be found zipping through the streets of Tokyo on her black Cannondale or enjoying a cocktail with friends on the balcony of her apartment. On weekends she teaches stand up paddle boarding and paddle board yoga from the beaches near Tokyo.

Articles By Kelly

Robot Restaurant, Kabukicho

By now, pretty much everyone has heard of the Robot Restaurant in Shinjuku, but not necessarily everyone has seen the place firsthand. If you're one...

November 29, 2013 | Food & Drink, Lifestyle

100 Yen Shop Craft: Holiday Wreath

As Western holidays become ever more popular in Japan, so too increases the merchandise geared toward such holidays. But even though Christmas trees and ornaments,...

November 27, 2013 | Art & Culture

Rotisserie Inn, Minami Azabu

When we were living in South America, one of our favorite takeout meals was roast chicken and potatoes. Always seasoned to perfection and cooked just...

November 25, 2013 | Food & Drink

Sun and Moon Yoga, Gotanda

Since it opened in 2003, Sun and Moon Yoga has been a go-to studio for yogis from around the world, with its bilingual classes attracting...

November 19, 2013 | Health & Beauty

4 Fashion Sites You Should Be Shopping Now

Over the past decade or so, a lot has changed on the e-commerce landscape, both in Japan and around the world. It used to be...

November 15, 2013 | Fashion

@Cosme Stores: Online Reviews Meet Offline Beauty Shopping

In Japan, there is one website that far outweighs all others when it comes to beauty: @Cosme. The customer ranking and review site has been...

November 5, 2013 | Health & Beauty

Isabel Marant Pour H&M Hits Tokyo

Isabel Marant has become a celebrity favorite and a worldwide fashion force with her effortlessly chic, modern clothing. Her styling prowess in particular is something...

November 1, 2013 | Fashion

Six Western Health Foods You Can Buy in Japan

It is widely accepted that, overall, the Japanese diet is far healthier than that of most Western countries. Farmers markets are common, fruits and vegetables...

October 7, 2013 | Food & Drink, Health & Beauty

Rag & Bone Pop-Up Shop, Shinjuku

Since it launched just over a decade ago, Rag & Bone has grown to become a favorite among models and celebrities for its cool, effortless...

October 4, 2013 | Fashion

Idee’s Fall Fabric Campaign

Are you looking to decorate a new home, or just update your current one? For most of us, as renters in Tokyo, often one of...

October 2, 2013 | Lifestyle

Parabola, Nishi Azabu

I like wine. Who doesn't? I'm also interested in wine and enjoy learning about it and how it pairs with food, but I confess I...

October 2, 2013 | Food & Drink