Tag Archives: Japan

The 5th ANNIVERSARY…

It’s been five years since this blog was created. Thank you for being a part of it!  Without the readers’ support and feedback, we would have never made it. Five long years… several design reshape actions, numerous ideas, pics, suggestions, … Continue reading

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Le Portrait

Le Portrait. Lunettes: Dolce & Gabbana / Cravate: Gianfranco Ferre / Chemise: Van Laack / Eau de toilette: Yatagan de Caron… 

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鎌倉… Kamakura, the ancient capital of Japan, the seat of the Shogunate – Part 1

Kamakura became the political center of Japan, when Minamoto Yoritomo chose the town of Kamakura as the seat for his new military government in 1192. The Kamakura government continued to rule Japan for over a century, first under the Minamoto … Continue reading

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Evian x My Little Box… (Additional) Parisian chic in Tokyo

In Japan, you can find the famous French natural mineral water EVIAN, virtually everywhere (to my greatest pleasure). I am a great fan and supporter of EVIAN’s projects with designers and artists from COURREGES to KENZO. I very much like the … Continue reading

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(My) Diesel D-Lowy Neo Derby Oxfords

So Japanese and so “Made in Italy” à la fois! No wonder, these come from the house of Diesel, artistically lead by the Italian-Japanese designer Nicola Formichetti, who came to Diesel after designing for Mugler. Among numerous artistic activities, he … Continue reading

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Mode Gakuen, Tokyo, Shinjuku…

The current city of Shinjuku, Tokyo grew out of several separate towns and villages, which have retained some distinctions despite growing together as part of the Tokyo metropolis. Nishi – Shinjuku, the area west of Shinjuku Station, historically known as … Continue reading

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METoA Ginza… A brand new art exhibition space

METoA Ginza (TOKYO, Japan) is defined as “a place for discovery”. It’s a very special art-exhibition space. Actually, it’s a space where art, culture and tradition are brought together through exciting technologies from Mitsubishi Electric. METoA is nested in The … Continue reading

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Tokyo, Shinjuku – The monumental Tochō (Hommage to Kenzo Tange)

(Shinjuku, The famous Tokyo Tower behind my back. Photos taken at the Observation Deck of the Tochō building , at 202m, July 2016) The monumental edifice of the Metropolitan Government of Tokyo, the famous Tochō is located in Shinjuku. The building consists of … Continue reading

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Tokyo, The Imperial Palace – Kōkyo

The Imperial Palace (皇居, Kōkyo) is located on the former site of Edo Castle, in a large park area (Chiyoda ward), surrounded by moats and massive stone walls in the very center of Tokyo. The famous Edo Castle used to be … Continue reading

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Konnichiwa, Welcome to Tokyo!

Konnichiwa! Welcome to Tokyo, Narita Airport… After 12 h in All Nippon Airways (ANA) Boeing 787 Dreamliner from Zaventem, Bruxelles, Belgium to Tokyo, Narita Airport, all the way over the Northern Sea, the Baltic States, St. Petersburg, the famous Trans-Siberian … Continue reading

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