Harajuku Girl In Pastel Twintails W/ Hoodie, Pleated Skirt, Randoseru & Swankiss Shoes

Harajuku Girl in Pastel Twintails w/ Hoodie, Pleated Skirt, Randoseru & Swankiss ShoesShukufuku is a Japanese idol with long pastel twintails who caught our eye on the street in Harajuku.
Shukufuku is wearing an illustrated hoodie the Harajuku kawaii subculture boutique Candye Syrup over a playing cards print shirt, a pleated skirt, and faux fur platform shoes by the Japanese brand Swankiss. Accessories include a decorated muffler, white fishnet stockings, and a white randoseru (Japanese school backpack).

Dvmvge, Devilish & Ktz Fashion With Blue Hair On The Street

DVMVGE, Devilish & KTZ Fashion with Blue Hair on the StreetLayla is a 19-year-old fashion student who we sometimes see around the streets of Harajuku.
In addition to a blue hairstyle, Layla’s look includes a brands and media icons graphic sweatshirt by the Taiwanese streetwear brand DVMVGE (Damage) along with short shorts from Glad News, striped knee socks, and Punyus platform shoes. Accessories include a Devilish (also from Taiwan) choker, KTZ beret, DVMVGE headband, DVMVGE garter, and an NBA Brooklyn Nets sackpack.

Versace Madonna & Child Leather Jacket, Ysl, Alice Black

Versace Madonna & Child Leather Jacket, YSL, Alice BlackRyunosuke is a 16-year-old high school student who caught our eye on the street in Harajuku.
His iconic Madonna and Child studded leather jacket is by Versace worn over layered tops from YSL and Paul Smith, striped pants by the punk-inspired streetwear brand 99%is and patent leather shoes. Accessories include Alice Black earrings, Pupa sunglasses, Vetements socks, and zipper gloves by Cyberdyne.

Retro Looks W/ Bunkaya Zakkaten, Hysteric Glamour, Wrangler & Vintage Items

Retro Looks w/ Bunkaya Zakkaten, Hysteric Glamour, Wrangler & Vintage ItemsWhile walking along the street in Harajuku, we met Yuki and Sakura sporting retro looks. Both are students.
Yuki is wearing cuffed jeans from Wrangler, a blue cowboy style button down shirt from Chicago (the Tokyo vintage shop), and a black fringe jacket, also from Chicago. Black and white creepers and accessories like a black cap, round eyeglasses, a brown belt, tassel earrings from Hysteric Glamour and a silver ring from Ozone Community complete his look. His favorite brand/shop is Hysteric Glamour. He is active on Instagram.

Acne Studios Leather Jacket & Patent Dr. Martens

Acne Studios Leather Jacket & Patent Dr. MartensNoboru is a 20-year-old Tokyo guy with pink hair who we often see on the street in Harajuku.
His look here features a leather jacket by the Swedish fashion brand Acne Studios over a ribbed Muji sweater, black skinny jeans, and patent Dr. Martens boots. His scarf is also from Acne Studios.

Japanese Sailor Dress, Monster Hoodie, Demonia Platforms & Panda Backpack

Japanese Sailor Dress, Monster Hoodie, Demonia Platforms & Panda BackpackLemon is a 15-year-old student and aspiring model who we often see on the streets of Harajuku.
Lemon’s street style this time features an oversized fuzzy monster hoodie (with claws) from the Japanese brand Super Lovers over a Body Line sailor dress, striped knee socks, and Demonia platform shoes. Accessories – some of which came from Claire’s and Thank You Mart – include skeleton hand, eyeball bow, and bone hair clips, round glasses, a bell choker, red neck tie, plush tiger neck pouch, and ACDC Rag plush panda backpack.

Blue-haired Girl With Jeremy Scott, Moschino, Michiko London & Demonia

Blue-haired Girl with Jeremy Scott, Moschino, Michiko London & DemoniaRio is a 19-year-old Japanese model who we often see around the streets of Harajuku. In these snaps she has a blue bob hairstyle.
Rio’s look features a sleeveless top and graphic pants by designer Jeremy Scott with Demonia platform shoes, a Michiko London sackpack, a cow print beret, Moschino logo statement necklace, and Yves Saint Laurent accessories.

Harajuku Girl W/ Pink Hair In Peter Pan Dress & Spinns Accessories

Harajuku Girl w/ Pink Hair in Peter Pan Dress & Spinns AccessoriesEartha is a 19-year-old working in an apparel store. We met her looking chic and stylish on the street in Harajuku.
Eartha’s outfit includes a short, peter pan collar dress from Forever21, black net socks and black platforms. A pink and black geometric tote bag by Issey Miyake Bao Bao and accessories such as hoop earrings, a tattoo necklace, an O-ring leather bracelet and a vintage ring – some of which are from Spinns – complete her look.

Retailers Tailor Wardrobes For Business

Retailers tailor wardrobes for businessMore women hold management and administrative positions these days, boosting demand for business clothes such as functional jackets for work and smart dresses for social events. Retailers are presenting a series of new items and setting up special areas to meet the needs of working women.

It Inspires Manufacturing Innovation

IT inspires manufacturing innovation“I’ve finally found clothes I want to wear,” a customer in her 50s said after selecting the pattern, colors and style from about 470,000 possible combinations.
Rather than rely on a salesclerk to help her pick out a “dress just for me,” the woman chose a virtual design from the Viscotecs clothing brand displayed on a monitor at Takashimaya department store in Nihonbashi, Tokyo.

Department Stores Pin Hopes On ‘around 50’ Generation

Department stores pin hopes on ‘around 50’ generationMajor department stores are focusing on fashion for customers who are around 50 years old, developing their own brands in the hope of boosting sluggish clothing sales.
Customers in this age group are thought to be fashion-conscious because they experienced the affluence of the bubble economy while in their 20s.