Giants Put Tokyo Back On Uniforms

Giants put Tokyo back on uniformsThe Yomiuri Giants on Monday unveiled the uniforms they will use next season, the road jerseys sporting “TOKYO” across the chest.

Photo : New Uniforms For Jal Employees

PHOTO : New uniforms for JAL employeesJapan Airlines Co. unveils Dec. 20, 2012, at Tokyo's Haneda airport new uniforms for its pilots, cabin attendants and other employees to be introduced during the first half of the fiscal year starting April 2013.

Schoolgirl Sailor-style Uniforms On Decline

Schoolgirl sailor-style uniforms on declineIn Japanese manga and anime, dramas and films, schoolgirls in sailor-style uniforms are an ubiquitous cliche.

According to Japan’s largest uniform manufacturer, Tombow Co., about 50 percent of junior high schools choose sailor-style uniforms, but only 20 percent of high schools do so. Those familiar navy blue, skirted sailor suits are no longer the majority.