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Christmas party : Balcony (Japanese fashion brand)


I went to the christmas party hosted by Balcony last friday. Every one had a good time with organic foods. They are cute models wearing dresses by Balcony.


Balcony WEB

New cosmetic bag:COOKIE fortune

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I just got a new cosmetic bag”forest print” form COOKIE fortune.
This is a new print for holiday season. sooo cute.
Can you find a cat in the forest? Her name is Mimio.

New cosmetic bag:COOKIE fortune

“MICHIRU ABE”: a bag brand

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This is a new card case form Michiru Abe. She started a bag brand “MICHIRU ABE” in 1993. You can get her works at Beams.

Michiru Abe


Tsumori Chisato for home wears

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I got some neck warmers and Loungey socks. So cozy and cute.
Can you see the cat’s paws? They are slip stoppers.

Tsumori Chisato for home wears

Tsumori Chisato socks

Tsumori Chisato Sleep

Tsumori Chisato (Japanese fashion designer)

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I got a Tsumori Chisato cute printed blouse. Tsumori Chisato is a Japanese fashion designer. Her dresses are so kawaii and always have a dramatic story.


Tsumori Chisato citi bank I.T. card ad.
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Q-pot. 07/08 A/W & I bought…

Q-pot. accessories

Q-pot. produces fashion accessories using the “food sample” technology. The 07/08 A/W collections are Round Biscuit, Strawberry Milk and new versions of the popular Creamy Macaroon. New series are all in romantic colors.

Q-pot. accessories

Sparkling with Swarovski rhinestones, or decorated with lovely fur and velour. They looks like sweets for Marie-Antoinette! Each Q-pot. stores has got its own “taste”. I bought a “maccha” in Kyoto. Not only this season’s, but there have been all pretty stuff in the past seasons.
So don’t forget to check them out!


Isetan,Shinjuku “VOGUE meets ISETAN!”

Isetan Shinjuku

Isetan,Shinjuku store is the most hip department store in Japan. Not only world’s top class brands but cutting edge Indie brands, which have a promising future, stand side by side in the store and highlight the fact that buyers of Isetan,Shinjuku Store are one of the elite groups in a fashion industry of Japan.

Anyway 8tokyo staff can’t ignore this department store, so we often go there but we don’t buy much because they are so expensive.

VOGUE meets ISETANThere is a special window display project in the store put together in collaboration with “VOGUE NIPPON(Japan)”.

So we checked it out. The theme of this project was “ISETAN x VOGUEAIRLINES” where by a fictitious airline took us on a trip of the latest fashions including 100 brands from all over the world. Read the rest of this entry »


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