Your comprehensive guide to the best Tokyo shops, style and fashion
Best souvenir shops in Tokyo
From fashion and beauty products to toys, traditional crafts and kitchen ware, find your perfect Japanese souvenirs here
Best bottle shops and liquor stores in Tokyo
Looking for Japanese whisky, craft gin or premium sake to bring home as souvenir? These liquor shops in Tokyo have them all
Things to do
Best craft workshops in Tokyo
From origami and jewellery to leather goods and washi paper, try making these Japanese crafts at Tokyo's many artisanal workshops and classes
Best artisanal Japanese tableware in Tokyo
Far from flashy, most Japanese pottery is known for its practical but refined beauty – and the cool tableware at these ceramic dealers will add some understated luxury to your everyday life
Best depachika in Tokyo
The depachika food halls at the city’s many department stores carry a plethora of delicious finds with everything from ready-to-eat food to beautifully packaged gifts
Shopping events and fashion updates
First Doraemon souvenir shop to open in Tokyo by the end of the year
2019 marks the famous robotic cat’s 40th anniversary since its TV debut, and next year it will celebrate its 50th birthday. To commemorate this milestone event, Doraemon will finally get its official souvenir shop...
Cult streetwear label Fragment Design releases limited edition Starbucks cups
This collaboration is very affordable, costing just ¥1,300 for a set of five cups and it includes a set of caramel or mocha flavoured Starbucks Via instant coffee...
Watch: The Gundam vs Hello Kitty crossover is coming
Okay, this has got to be the most mind-blowing collaboration of the year...
Muji opens its first Japanese hotel and global flagship store in Ginza
It's the biggest Muji in the world, and it houses a hotel, diner, bar, lifestyle store and more