A Beginner’s Guide to Harajuku’s Lolita Fashion

The world of a Japanese Lolita girl is an alluring and yet mysterious one. For those of us with an interest in finding out more...

By Joanna Pearce
July 3, 2015 | Fashion

Refresh Your Wardrobe with Summer Accessories

Staying on trend in the fashion world doesn’t mean a new wardrobe every season. Smart accessorizing is a great way to remain “en vogue” without...

By Chanyn Kirtman
June 26, 2015 | Fashion

Summer Fashions to Help You Beat the Heat

Tokyo’s humid season is upon us (for many of us, our hair is the first indicator), and while most welcome the summer sun with open...

By Chanyn Kirtman
June 13, 2015 | Fashion

Sayoko Yamaguchi Exhibit at Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo

Attention fashion followers and art buffs: a new and exciting exhibit is now on display at the Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo, and it's a...

By Chanyn Kirtman
May 29, 2015 | Fashion, Lifestyle

Mo-House: Fashion for Breastfeeding Moms

If you’re a breastfeeding mother in Tokyo, it’s likely you’ve experienced the awkward train nursing session, or the scavenger hunt for privacy when a nursing...

By Chanyn Kirtman
May 22, 2015 | Families, Fashion

Fred Segal Comes to Daikanyama

Fred Segal, an LA based luxe boutique, has officially opened its doors in Tokyo. The 900-square-meter shopping center is located along Log Road in Daikanyama,...

By Chanyn Kirtman
April 17, 2015 | Fashion

Tokyo’s Coolest Eyewear Shops

Tokyo has to be one of the best places in the world to shop for quality eyewear, when you consider the ultimate combination of high...

By Alisa Kerr
April 10, 2015 | Fashion

Isetan Opens at Tokyo Midtown

Minato-ku fashion lovers rejoice: you can now shop all the great brands you love from Isetan and Mitsukoshi, without having to trek to Shinjuku or...

By The Savvy Team
April 3, 2015 | Fashion

Tokyo Fashion Week Fall 2015: Part 3

Tokyo fashion week came to a close on Saturday, but some of the best shows were saved for the end. The last two days saw...

By The Savvy Team
March 23, 2015 | Fashion

Tokyo Fashion Week Fall 2015: Part 2

Tokyo's fashion week continues, with days three and four bringing us chic, modern minimalism, urban cowboys, desert hipsters, and some very opulent textiles. There ...

By The Savvy Team
March 20, 2015 | Fashion

Tokyo Fashion Week Fall 2015: Part 1

Tokyo fashion week is back, bringing with it a bevy of new trends that we can expect to see on the streets come autumn. The...

By The Savvy Team
March 18, 2015 | Fashion

Traditional Craftsmanship Meets Modern Luxury with Natsume Japon

Getting an appointment with Olivier Le Lann is quite a challenge. The French-born fashion brand owner lives in Tokyo, but is basically never here. He...

By Katharina von Tschurtschenthaler
January 26, 2015 | Fashion

Savvy’s Guide to Holiday Dressing

The city is illuminated and the season of festive fetes is in full swing. Our calendars are filling up with celebrations, and with all the...

By Chanyn Kirtman
December 12, 2014 | Fashion

Corto Moltedo Is Coming to Japan

Luxury accessories brand Corto Moltedo held a trunk show in Tokyo last month and Savvy was there to get the details on this fast growing...

By Chanyn Kirtman
December 5, 2014 | Fashion

Vassilisa: Statement-Making Luxury Scarves

In a country where the size XXXS exists and boutiques carry a standard “one size”, presumed to fit all shoppers, it not only becomes frustrating,...

By Chanyn Kirtman
November 18, 2014 | Fashion

Unique and Bespoke Jewelry at Atelier Shinji, Ginza

Walking through Ginza is always a delight, especially near the Kabuki theatre in Higashi Ginza. The side streets here are full of quaint, interesting and...

By Cheryl White
November 7, 2014 | Fashion

Sneaker Fever: Footwear for Girls on the Go

While the quintessential fall boot is slowly starting to make an appearance and reclaim its closet real estate, there is another piece of footwear that...

By Chanyn Kirtman
October 31, 2014 | Fashion

Tokyo Fashion Week Spring 2015: Part 3

Fashion week has officially come to a close, but check out the designers who wrapped up Tokyo’s biggest fashion festival with a bang. Edgy sportswear,...

By Chanyn Kirtman
October 21, 2014 | Fashion