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
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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
100 best shops in Tokyo
Tokyo's top shops: new openings, vintage stores, home and furnishing outlets, fashion boutiques, souvenir shops and more
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
For a taste of Japanese craftsmanship, head to Blue & White in Azabu-Juban for its celebration of boro, a Japanese artform where old textiles are mended, reworked and upcycled through patching and stitching...
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