Harajuku

Fashion

the editor of 'fruits' magazine on the rise and fall of harajuku

Shoichi Aoki, the editor of the pioneering Japanese street style magazine, sounds off on the future of Tokyo style.
i-D Japan
4.10.17
Fashion

what the closure of 'fruits' magazine means for japanese street style

The legendary magazine publishes its last issue, citing a lack of stylish individuals to photograph. Where does this leave the state of street fashion in Japan?
Ashley Clarke
2.6.17
Music

meet mademoiselle yulia, the jeremy scott muse ruling tokyo's electro scene

A quick Q&A with the multi-talented style star on Pokémon, Harajuku, and hanging with Rihanna.
Darren Luk
8.16.16
Fashion

​lessons in originality from tokyo’s club kids

In the past, Japan’s paradoxical penchant for ultra-conformity spawned some of the most original style tribes in the world. Now, the next generation is taking things further. Why, in a country that prizes fitting in, does unique style thrive?
Ashley Clarke
4.5.16
Fashion

exploring ​genderless kei, harajuku's online fashion revival

Genderless Kei is the Japanese fashion trend sweeping social media in 2016, signifying a move towards style that sits outside the gender binary, and challenging traditional ideas about what it means to dress like a boy.
Ashley Clarke
2.23.16
Fashion

​nicola formichetti talks harajuku icons, tumblr tales and nicopanda

As he takes Nicopanda to the next level with it’s first ready-to-wear collection, we talk to Diesel’s artistic director about his own personal project.
Felicity Kinsella
1.22.15
straight ups

rie

Meet the cool kids of Harajuku district, Tokyo's centre of youth culture, straight up.
i-D Team
12.8.14
tokyo

yuu & masaki

Meet the cool kids of Harajuku district, Tokyo's centre of youth culture, straight up.
i-D Team
12.8.14
tokyo

azusa

Meet the cool kids of Harajuku district, Tokyo's centre of youth culture, straight up.
i-D Team
12.8.14
straight ups

marimo

Meet the cool kids of Harajuku district, Tokyo's centre of youth culture, straight up.
i-D Team
12.8.14
straight ups

maro & colomo

Meet the cool kids of Harajuku district, Tokyo's centre of youth culture, straight up.
i-D Team
12.8.14
japan

shiori

Meet the cool kids of Harajuku district, Tokyo's centre of youth culture, straight up.
i-D Team
12.8.14
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