The Savvy Team

Savvy is Tokyo's foremost platform for women looking for the latest scoop on what's new in fashion, food and fun in this great city. We seek out the best hidden shops, the coolest bars and the most cutting-edge salons in order to bring inspiration and knowledge to our savvy readers. Our content is fresh and our opinions are honest—just like you wouldn't lie to your best friend, you can trust us not to lie to you.

Articles By The Savvy Team

Hugo Boss’ New Omotesando Men’s Store

Tokyo's suave and stylish men now have a new shopping destination, right in the center of the action on Omotesando. At the end of November,...

December 13, 2013 | Fashion

Christmas Dinner in Tokyo

All across Tokyo, the holiday season is in full swing, with illuminations, Christmas trees and inflatable snowmen at every turn. If you’ll be spending Christmas...

December 13, 2013 | Food & Drink

Event Report: Savvy Tokyo Launch Party

After being a part of Tokyo's virtual landscape for a few months, Savvy had its official launch party on December 5 at Mercedes-Benz Connection. It...

December 9, 2013 | Lifestyle

The World’s First Fashion Film Festival Comes to Tokyo

Paris-based fashion critic and video journalist Diane Pernet is bringing her international film festival—the world's first to focus solely on fashion—to Tokyo this weekend. Since...

November 26, 2013 | Lifestyle

Gilt Pop-Up Shop, Omotesando

Today, Gilt Japan's first-ever physical pop-up shop will open at Montoak cafe in Omotesando, allowing customers a rare chance to see and feel the merchandise...

November 22, 2013 | Fashion

Swedish Christmas Bazaar 2013

SWEA is a worldwide non-profit organization for Swedish or Swedish-speaking women, and each year its Japan branch holds a Christmas bazaar where guests can enjoy...

November 20, 2013 | Lifestyle

Andrée Rosier Chef Demonstration at Le Cordon Bleu

She is the first female chef to win the Meilleur Ouvrier de France (MOF), France’s most prestigious national prize, which she did at the age...

November 18, 2013 | Food & Drink

TELL’s 18th Annual Connoisseurs’ Auction

There is literally no end to the number of ways in which you can spend money on dining, drinking and entertainment in Tokyo, but if...

November 14, 2013 | Lifestyle

Mori Living’s Luxury Residences

When people think about luxury apartments in some of Tokyo's most convenient, centrally located areas, the name that comes to mind most often is Mori...

October 30, 2013 | Lifestyle

Straight Perm Special Offer at Toni & Guy Ebisu

Straighten your curls away with this special offer from TONI & GUY Ebisu!

October 17, 2013 | Health & Beauty

Elana Jade: Organic Beauty in Azabu Juban

With over 10 years of experience as a beauty therapist and a grounding as a personal trainer, Elana Jade, founder of the eponymous all-organic salon...

October 15, 2013 | Health & Beauty

Estnation, Roppongi

The two-floor Estnation store at Roppongi Hills has long been a favorite of ours, so we were a bit bummed when it temporarily closed this...

October 11, 2013 | Fashion

Workshop: When to Seek Professional Help for Your Child

It is the very rare parent who, at some point during a child’s development, does not have some difficulty in managing the child. As...

October 7, 2013 | Families

Double Tokyo, Nishi Azabu

In Tokyo, it is believed land can carry the curse or fortune of what has once stood there. If true, this tucked away spot in...

October 4, 2013 | Food & Drink

Nishimachi Food Fair 2013

Nishimachi International School is prepping to hold its annual international food fair on Saturday, October 12 at the school's campus in Moto Azabu. Mark your...

October 3, 2013 | Families, Lifestyle

Nishimachi International School, Moto Azabu

The mission of Nishimachi International School is to educate students to be communicators, thinkers and motivated lifelong learners who thoughtfully contribute to a diverse and...

October 1, 2013 | Families

Club 360, Moto Azabu

Club 360 is an innovative health and fitness center in the heart of Tokyo, offering personal training, fitness classes, physical therapy, sports massage and much...

October 1, 2013 | Health & Beauty

Tokyo International Kindercare, Higashi Azabu

The staff at Tokyo International Kindercare (TIK) believe that children’s education should prepare them to successfully create their own path in life, rather than following...

October 1, 2013 | Families