Designer Akira Naka studied fashion at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts Antwerp, and he is known for creating clothes, which bring out the beauty of the wearers.
On Mar 16, a fashion show was held at Isetan Shinjuku, welcoming none other than Miranda Kerr as a special guest. The show presented Samantha Thavasa’s latest bag collection including items that were designed with Kerr.
Isetan Shinjuku’s collaboration event with Bunka Fashion Graduate University is open on the 3rd floor of the department store until Mar 8. The event focuses on young designers that could lead the future of the Japanese fashion industry.
In commemoration of the brand’s first customizable bag named the “PS Pin Bag”, New York based Proenza Schouler is holding a pop-up event at Isetan Shinjuku department store in Japan until today.
Japanese Female Android Aiko Chihira greeted customers and introduced the innovative gift products being lined-up at Isetan Shinjuku's event.
Chinese fashion magazine “Little Thing” is holding a time-limited event on the 2nd floor of Isetan Shinjuku from Jul 22 to Aug 4. Held at Isetan’s Tokyo Kaihouku space.
The details of The Pool Shinjuku were not revealed until the opening day on June 17. Fashion Headline interviewed designer Hiroshi Fujiwara, the man behind the project, on the behind the scenes.
Isetan Scotts in Singapore opened its pop-up event titled "Tokyo Liberated" featuring Mika Ninagawa and Kansai Yamamoto.
At Tokyo Kaihouku located on the second floor of Isetan Shinjuku department store, Japanese brand Beautiful People showcases its new fashion line named “Routine For Beautiful People”.
Japanese accessories brand “Genten” will open a pop-up at Isetan Shinjuku, which is a part of Isetan Mitsukoshi’s “Global Green Campaign”. Collaboration items with US Design Studio House Industries will go on sale.
Kumiko Iijima, known as Kyary Pamyu Pamyu’s stylist, currently holds a girly and fantastical pop-up shop at Isetan Shinjuku (2F) under the theme “Jellyfish.” Open until Dec 31.
Photographer/movie director Mika Ninagawa will launch her fashion brand “M / mika ninagawa” from the spring/summer season of 2015.
The kids line “BAPE KIDS” from street fashion brand “A BATHING APE” will open a pop-up at Isetan Shinjuku (6F). To be held from Nov 5 to 18.
A pop-up event by Japanese brand “DRESSCAMP” is currently open at Tokyo Kaihouku of Isetan Shinjuku (2F).
Japanese brand “Noir Kei Ninomiya” of the Comme des Garcons group is holding a pop-up on the third floor of Isetan Shinjuku. Until Aug 5.
Flower artist Makoto Azuma will open the flower shop “AMKK” at “the POOL aoyama,” directed by Hiroshi Fujiwara. Open for a limited time from Jul 5 to Aug 31. Address: 1F Chateau Toyo Minami-Aoyama, 5-12-24 Minami-Aoyama, Minato-ku, Tokyo.
The event “Glitch @ Tokyo Kaihouku” is open on the second floor of Isetan Shinjuku. Until July 1. The focus is on fashion items designed under the concept “Glitch.”
Y’s Pink Label’s first solo pop-up opened at Shibuya Parco Part 1 today. Until May 22.
Special items from the 2014 SS Collection by beautiful people in collaboration with the Rolling Stones will go on sale at Isetan Shinjuku (2F). From May 12 to 20. The items are designed under the theme “Rock Stars and their Girlfriends.”
A BATHING APE (BAPE) presents a special collection in collaboration with PEANUTS.
The pop-up “LOVE LAB with Tanaka Katsuki” is currently open on the 3rd floor of Isetan Shinjuku. Until Apr 15.
The “Girls Love Mode- Let's Prism Power Make Up” event at Isetan Shinjuku (2F) presents collaboration items by popular animation “Sailor Moon” and three fashion brands. Open until Apr 8.
For its 10th anniversary, popular Japanese anime “Pretty Cure,” widely known as Precure, opens a pop-up at Isetan Shinjuku (2F). From Apr 1 to 15.
A new international brand named “BY KAMAWANU” has debuted from Tenugui Brand “Kamawanu.” To commemorate this, a pop-up will open at Isetan Shinjuku (5F) from Apr 1 to 15.
There’s a Japanese brand that is gaining popularity among Parisians who have a liking for natural styles. The brand is “pas de calais,” and a two-week event was held at the select shop “Merci” in Paris during fashion week.
Vintage eyewear boutique SOLAKZADE is currently holding a trunk show on the first floor of Isetan Shinjuku Men’s Building. Until Mar 31.
The event “Veuve Clicquot Spring Couture” will open on the rooftop of Isetan Shinjuku department store on Mar 22 and 23. Open from 4 pm to 9 pm. Free admission.
Japanese fashion brand “Muveil” will line-up its 2014 SS Collection for a pop-up at Isetan Shinjuku (3F). From Mar 12 to 18.
The concept shop dubbed “3.1 Phillip Lim MICROCOSM” has opened on the third floor of Isetan Shinjuku. The time-limited shop will be available for six months.
It’s been 50 years since Gucci opened its first store in Japan. In commemoration of this, the event “Gucci Celebrates 50 Years in Japan” will open at Isetan Shinjuku (1F). From Mar 12 to 18.
The event “Over the Borders,” welcoming fashion journalist Yoshiko Ikoma and contemporary artist Kohei Nawa as creators, is open at Isetan Shinjuku (4F). Until Mar 11.
The pop-up event “Le Moynat Trunk Show” is being held for the third time in Japan on the fourth floor of Isetan Shinjuku. Until Mar 25.
Valentino currently opens a pop-up shop on the 3rd floor of Isetan Shinjuku Men’s Building. Being the sole shop to focus only on menswear, a special lineup of items is in store for fans of the brand. Open until Apr 22.
German fashion brand “BLESS” currently exhibits an installation at Dover Street Market Ginza. Until Mar 13.
Mail order service “The Black Sense Market” run by the fashion magazine “Sense” teams up with Isetan Shinjuku Men’s Building to open the store “The Black Sense Market in Isetan.”
Chloe will lineup the Japan exclusive “Spring Capsule Collection” from Feb 26.
The concept shop dubbed “3.1 Phillip Lim MICROCOSM” will open for half a year from Mar 5 on the third floor of Isetan Shinjuku.
The “Anna Sui Spring Fair” introducing items from the brand’s 2014 SS Collection is open at Isetan Mitsukoshi stores. From Feb 19 to Mar 4.
Tod’s opened the pop-up named “Italian Set” on the 1st floor of Isetan Shinjuku today. Alessandra Facchinetti’s first collection as the new creative director of the brand is being showcased
Premium leather brand “MAISON TAKUYA” is holding a color/ pattern order fair from Feb 15 to 24 at the Isetan Shinjuku Men’s Building 1F Bag Promotion.
Hat brand “KIJIMA TAKAYUKI” is holding an ordering session at Isetan Shinjuku Men’s Building (2F) until Feb 17. From 2 pm to 6 pm of Feb 15, designer Takayuki Kijima will visit the venue.
Moreau-Paris, a luxury French brand of leather goods, comes to Japan for the first time. The brand currently holds a pop-up at Isetan Shinjuku (1F). Open until Feb 4.
In commemoration of the airing of the TV program “The Beatles Tribute Live- Grammy Special,” Tsutaya Books Daikanyama opened the store “Get Back,” which lines up items related to the world renowned rock band. Until Feb 16.
A pop-up for the French brand “Apologie” is open at Isetan Shinjuku (2F) until Feb 9.
Tokyo Pastel, a limited time event themed after pastel colors, opened at Tokyo Kaihouku (2F) of Isetan Shinjuku. The event is being held for the second time and is open until Feb 4.
Fashion brand “mame” will line up its 2014 SS Collection for a pop-up event at Isetan Shinjuku (3F). From Jan 22 to 28.
Le Moynat Trunk Show, the pop-up event for one of the oldest French trunk-makers “Moynat,” is open until Jan 30 at Isetan Shinjuku (4F).
Dover Street Market Ginza currently holds a pop-up event for “tmh.” Open until Feb 3. This is the first time for the store to feature a Japanese jewelry brand.
Men’s brand “kiryuyrik” by designer Masakatsu Takayanagi opens a pop-up store for the second time since last season. On the 2nd floor of Isetan Shinjuku Men’s building until Jan 14.
The “London Wave” event, focusing on designers who present their collections during London Fashion Week, opened at Isetan Shinjuku (3F) on Jan 8. The event is open until Jan 14 and lines up the 2014 SS collections of the designers featured.
His career as fashion designer began to blossom in 1971, and he was the first Japanese designer to hold a show in London.
Junichi Abe of kolor was selected as the main guest designer for the 84th Pitti Immagine Uomo. It had been 4 years since a Japanese designer was invited as guest. For the event, kolor presented its 2014 SS collection.
A pop up event lining up the “GUCCI” Cruise Collection 2014 started at Isetan Shinjuku (1F) from Dec 18. Until Jan 7, 2014.
A pop-up store by Kansai Yamamoto will be held from Jan 2 at Isetan Shinjuku (2F). At the event, collaboration socks with Tabio will go on sale.
The doll motifs iconic to Japanese brand “mintdesigns” will be featured at the event “mintdesigns Dolls Festival.” From Dec 18 to 31 at Tokyo Kaihouku of Isetan Shinjuku (2F).
Leather brand Isamu Katayama Backlash opened a shop at Kogan Gallery (address: 96 bis rue Beaubourg 75003 Paris) on Nov 22. Open until Jan 12, 2014.
A pop-up store of Miharayasuhiro is open until Dec 18 at the Stage #3 of Isetan Shinjuku (3F).
Oui, Ayano Ruban with Ayano Fukuoji as its creative director, opens a pop-up store at Isetan Shinjuku (2F). Until Dec 17.
A pop-up store of the children’s line “Moncler Enfant” from Moncler is open at the Stage #6 of Isetan Shinjuku (6F). Until Dec 10.
MINA-TAN Charms, made in collaboration between designer Tae Ashida and needle workers who live in temporary housing in Minami Sanriku, Miyagi prefecture, will be sold at Mitsukoshi Nihonbashi and Isetan Shinjuku stores.
FAKE TOKYO, select shop located in Shibuya, opened a collaboration event with Re-Style Plus of Isetan Shinjuku. The event titled “Gradation” is open at the Stage #3 of Isetan Shinjuku (3F) until Dec 10.
Maison de Reefur Daikanyama store directed by Rinka is all set for the Christmas season. It introduces a pop-up for Chloe, the first one at a Japanese select shop, and its cafe “Rosalie” serves special menus in celebration of the season.
On Dec 7, women’s brand GINGER ALE, directed by stylist Chiharu Dodo, will open for one day at the Garden Gallery of Daikanyama T-Site.
An event lining up various collaboration items between photographer Mika Ninagawa and Japanese fashion brands opened on the 2nd floor=Tokyo Kaihouku of Isetan Shinjuku on Dec 4. Until Dec 17.
EACH×OTHER will open a pop-up event dubbed “Art Language” at select shop RESTIR Midtown in Roppongi, Tokyo. From Dec 5 to 19.
The 2014 Cruise Collection from Jimmy Choo is introduced at the pop-up open at Isetan Shinjuku (1F) until Dec 10.
The pop-up event “Le Moynat Trunk Show” is open at Isetan Shinjuku for a limited time of one month.
Isetan teams up with photo magazine IMA for the first time to produce an event that brings together contemporary artists and interior brands. The event titled “Living with Photography” is open from Nov 20 to 25 on the 7th floor of Isetan Shinjuku.
3.1 Phillip Lim opens a pop-up event at Stage #3 of Isetan Shinjuku (3F) until Nov 19.
TARO HORIUCHI (designer: Taro Horiuchi) will hold pop-ups at Isetan Shinjuku from Nov 20 to Dec 3, at Matsuya Ginza from Dec 4 to 10, and at Nihonbashi Takashimaya from Dec 11 to 17.
Jewelry brand AMBUSH by VERBAL and YOON will open a pop-up store at Barneys New York Shinjuku store. From Nov 23 to Dec 1.
EOTOTO by Daisuke Yokoyama and Katsuki Araki of the unit Wonder Worker Guerrilla Band opens a pop-up on the 2nd floor of Isetan Shinjuku Men’s. Until Nov 19.
For its 15th anniversary, HAN AHN SOON opens a pop-up at Tokyo Kaihouku of Isetan Shinjuku (2F). Until Nov 19.
“YAECA” designed by Tetsuhiro Hattori and Kyoko Ide opens a pop-up shop at Isetan Shinjuku Men’s (6F). Until Nov 19.
A Bathing Ape (BAPE) opens its atelier to the public for its 20th anniversary event “Bapeland.” From Nov 9 to 24 at the address: 2-28-12 Jingumae Shibuya-ku, Tokyo.
Fashion brand HaaT from Issey Miyake hosts an event with interior stylist Fumiko Sakuhara. At Elttob Tep Issey Miyake/Ginza (address: 4-4-5 Ginza, Chuo-ku, Tokyo) until Nov 13.
On Oct 30, the iconic tartan check pattern, which represented the Isetan brand for 55 years, was renewed. A pop-up event featuring the new pattern named “MacMillan/Isetan” is open at the Stage on the 1st floor of Isetan Shinjuku store. Until Nov 5.
The French bag brand Moynat opens its first pop-up store in Japan, “Le Moynat Trunk Show” at Isetan Shinjuku. The event will be open for 1 month starting from Nov 27.
Fashion brand “EACH × OTHER” holds the pop-up event dubbed “Art Meets Fashion” on the 3rd floor of Isetan Shinjuku. Until Oct 29.
Kenzo introduces actress Rinko Kikuchi as campaign model for the 2013 AW season. The visuals were created in collaboration with art magazine “Toilet Paper.”
Sanyo Shokai Ltd., ReStyle, Oomaru Seisakusho 2 and New York brand “Creatures of the Wind” come together to hold a pop-up at Isetan Shinjuku. From Oct 16 to 22 at the Stage #3 (3F).
Fashion brand “45R” is holding a pop-up event under the title of “Nuno Sancai” at Isetan Shinjuku The Stage (1F). From October 16th to 22nd.
Costume jewelry brand “Miriam Haskell” holds a pop-up event at West Park, on the 3rd floor of Isetan Shinjuku. Until Oct 22.
In line with Tokyo Fashion Week, Seibu Shibuya store opens “Shibuya Creators” to introduce men’s and women’s fashion born in Shibuya. Until Oct 21.
A pop-up event celebrating the 10th anniversary of the musical, “The Prince of Tennis” is open until Oct 15. At Tokyo Kaihouku on the 2nd floor of Isetan Shinjuku.
New York lifestyle brand “rag & bone” opens its first pop-up event in the world. From Oct 9 to 15 at The Stage on the 1st floor of Isetan Shinjuku.
Concept store BIRDHOUSE located on the 2nd floor of 5-3-22 Minami-Aoyama, Minato-ku, Tokyo, opens a pop-up for the brand “SUN/kakke” by Yuhi Ozaki. From Oct 10 to 16.
“A.P.C. QUILTS,” a project by Jean Touitou, the creative director and founder of A.P.C. and designer Jessica Ogden, will open as an event at Isetan Shinjuku. On the 2nd floor from Oct 23 to 29.
triaa, a new brand which debuted this season, opened a pop-up at “KEY TO STYLE,” on the 3rd floor of Seibu Shibuya store. From Oct 8 to 14.
Y's will open a pop-up “Y's neutral” at the event space on the 1st floor of Shibuya PARCO Part 1. From Oct 4 to 16. Limited items and collaboration items will go on sale under the theme, “wear unisex clothing.”
An installation titled “Best of 10 years of FLorian jewelry” is open at DOVER STREET MARKET GINZA (DSMG) until Oct 10.
renoma, which celebrates its 50th anniversary this month will open a pop-up event from Oct 11 to 29. On the B1 floor of United Arrows Harajuku Men’s Building.
Maiden-Art, costume jewelry brand from Milan, opens its first pop-up in the accessories corner located on the 1st floor of Isetan Shinjuku. From Oct 1 to 8.
ANTEPRIMA holds a special event named “Premium Knit Days” for its 20th anniversary. Until Sept 30 on the 4th floor=The Stage #4 of Isetan Shinjuku.
The “#DIESELREBOOT Pop-Up Store” will open on the 1st floor=The Stage of Isetan Shinjuku from Oct 1 to 8.
FENDI presells its Bag Bugs Holiday Collection in Japan. The collection is sold on the 1st floor bags area of Isetan Shinjuku from Sept 25 to Oct 8 and on the 2nd floor International Bag Galleries at Hankyu Umeda from Oct 9 to 22.
Dior Homme will open its renewed Omotesando store on Oct 12. A full line-up of wear, shoes, eyewear, leather goods, watches, accessories and fragrances will be sold.
Fashion brand DARIO, which debuted this February, opens a pop-up at Tokyo Kaihouku on the 2nd floor of Isetan Shinjuku. From Sept 25 to Oct 8.
Women’s brand “melantrick hemlighet,” which debuted this March, opens its first pop-up on the 1st floor of Laforet Harajuku. From Sept 25 to Oct 9.
On Oct 30, Isetan will renew its tartan check pattern which serves as the company’s symbol. The current “MacMillan/Ancient” will be reborn as “MacMillan/Isetan.”