Hints of Spring – Be Bold

Spring is finally here, and a new season marks the beginning of changes to come for many. In Japan,  cherry blossom season is when the school year ends and the new one begins, signifying change and growth. Maybe it is as simple as the warm weather and the beautiful cherry blossoms that are finally giving … Continue Reading

Tokyo Nightlife: A Guide to 10 Popular Clubs & Bar/Lounges

Disclaimer: This guide is aimed more towards first-timers in Tokyo as opposed to people who have been living in the city for some time. When I have friends visiting from other countries for the first time, the most commonly asked questions are, “What’s the night life like in Tokyo?” or “Which clubs or bars do … Continue Reading

Breathe, Chill & Relax – How to Feel Less Overwhelmed

I think many of us stumble upon those moments when we feel too overwhelmed with everything that’s going on in life that it’s nearly impossible to think straight. I’ve been there too. And when that happens, it’s important to know the best way to undo all the anxiety and stress. In this post, I want … Continue Reading

3 Tokyo-based Streetwear Brands You Need To Know

My personal style has changed significantly over the years due to many factors. The most important one is probably the fact that I get to work with different brands, which in turn allows me to try new styles. And as I discover new brands and become acquainted with the creative minds behind them, each one … Continue Reading

5 Reasons Why It’s Important to Keep Challenging Yourself

The concept of challenge has been an important topic for me in the pursuit of growth and empowerment. As a student living in the California bubble, I didn’t really understand what it meant to truly challenge myself, and was afraid to try new things. As an adult having lived in Tokyo for over 5 years … Continue Reading

Happy Valentine’s Day Pt. 2 in Intimissimi

My Valentine’s Day posts aren’t over quite yet! I know lingerie isn’t only for Valentine’s Day, but it definitely is an excuse to wear that new lace bra or that silky slip dress. In this post, I’d like to introduce one of my favorites – Italian lingerie brand Intimissimi. Read on for reasons why I … Continue Reading

Happy Valentine’s Day in the Peach John “Miracle Work Bra”

Happy Valentine’s Day! Valentine’s is one of my favorite days of the year because whether or not you have a significant other, you can still celebrate with your friends, and show the special people in your life how much you love and care. A box of pretty chocolates, a bouquet of beautiful roses, or a … Continue Reading

Ted Baker 2018 Spring Summer Collection

January & February are showroom months, and I recently had the pleasure of attending the Ted Baker 2018 Spring Summer Collection. Read on for more about the men’s and women’s collections presented in the Chapel Room of the Trunk Hotel. 1月と2月は展示会が多めの中、先日Ted Bakerさんの展示会にお邪魔してきました。2018年の春夏コレクションは冬の寒さも忘れさせてくれるような華やかな色合いやデザインが勢揃い!詳しくは更にご覧になって下さい。 About Ted Baker Ted Baker London started as a shirt specialty shop in … Continue Reading

3 Reasons Why You Should Take Blog Photos in Shibuya

I always feel lucky to be living in a world-famous metropolitan city called Tokyo. And obviously, there are many perks that come with it, one of them being a blogger’s ideal photo shoot heaven. It is one of the most convenient cities to take those edgy street-style photos, no matter the genre. Out of all … Continue Reading

5 Things I Learned After 5 Years in Tokyo

Starting a brand new life in a different country is never easy. Even if you’ve visited many times and can speak the language fluently, there are so many things you can learn from totally immersing yourself in a different culture and surroundings than the one you grew up in. This is exactly what happened for … Continue Reading