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Fashion Week Tokyo SS16 – Hong Kong Fashion

Last night I got to see the Hong Kong Fashion Show. 5 Designers from Hong Kong teamed up to show their new SS16 collections. KATHY LAM STUDIO First up was Kathy Lam Studio, whose trademark are designs in the colors blue and white as well traditional silk screen printings. The collection was simple and clean yet surprised with many lovely details. LOOM LOOP Up next was Loom Loop which I personally loved a lot! Vibrant prints in pastel colors perfectly matched, interesting cuts and shapes and...

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Fashion Week Tokyo SS16 – Tenbo & byU

The Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Tokyo kicked off already and I got invited to see the newest collections from tenbo & byU. Starting off with tenbo I was very surprised by the deep story behind the designs and the show. For instance the theme of this collection was "1945". A 'little boy' eating yellow cake and a 'fat man' appaered at the beggining of the show. They are the symbol of the atomic bombs dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki - yellow cake is...

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My evolution of kimono styling / 着物スタイリングの進化

The first time to get in touch with kimono was in Kyoto years ago, when I rented a kimono for the first time. It was like a dream come true and walking through the city dressed up traditionally made me feel so good. Life feels different while wearing kimono. Your whole body positure and way of walking and doing things changes, becomes more gracefully really. 初めて着物を着るのは京都でした。着物レンタルして街にまわりました。夢のような感じでしたし、夜に普通の洋服に着替えたくなかったです。 着物で生活が変わってくる。歩き方から話し方まで丁寧になる気もして素晴らしかったです。 Afterwards I had no time, knowledge nor idea how to be able to wear a kimono...

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Lady Petrova Pop up in Harajuku, Tokyo ポップアップショップ原宿

On Friday I was invited to the Lady Petrova Pop-up Shop Party in Harajuku, Tokyo. Lady Petrova is an Australian fashion brand with lovely feminine dresses which are yet playful and creative! I met Petrova last year at when she had a pop up shop in the same location - at Girly Rose Tokyo - we stayed friends since then. So this time she brought over her summer collection! 金曜日はLady Petrovaのポップアップショップパーティーに行ってきた。 Lady Petrovaはオーストラリアのファッションブランドで可愛いでカラフルなドレスなどのファッションブランド。 去年のポップアップ@Girly Rose Tokyo で出会って、友達になったことで、今年も参加しました。 サマーコレクションを持ってきてくれた♡ Very cute designs! Unfortunately on Friday the rain was pouring...

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MAYBELLINE 100 Years Anniversary Party, Tokyo メイベリン100周年記念日

I guess you all know the Make-up company MAYBELLINE New York, right? Well these lovelies turned 100 years now! What an amazing number! To celebrate, Maybelline New York hosted parties across the globe - and Tokyo was one of the locations! I had the chance to celebrate with them on Wednesday. Before heading to the event I met up with my friend Nicola who is a fellow German, blogger and photographer (Her styles and works: https://tiredoftokyo.com). It was a rainy day, one of...

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New Shirt Collection 2015 – Tシャツ新コレクション SALZ Tokyo

A new shirt collection has been born! SALZ Tokyo takes an approach to a minimalist and clean design with a message. For instance we need to hold back our true feelings in nowadays society. But what you shall not say can be still printed, am I right? Say fuck off in the name of fashion, be human, be real. 新コレクションの発表♡ メッセージ入りのミニマリストスタイルです。 今の現在の皆さんは色々で疲れてると思うけど、言っちゃいけないところが多いだろう。言えないことはプリントとして着れるならいいな! ファッションがファックと言ったら、それはあり。人間だからこそ、リアルの気持ちを見せよう。 さて、Tシャツのデザインを紹介しましょう。 For your moods we have these babes available for order now: Step forward into a new era. Do what makes you happy. For the lighter minded...

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