Tokyo Shopping - Fashion / Jewelry

Shoppers interested in cutting edge fashion and designer jewelry will enjoy shopping in Tokyo. The shopping districts of Ginza, Shibuya and Omotesando are home to many high-end stores catering to the Gold Card-carrying crowd. Here you'll find the trendiest merchandise from international brands such as Louis Vuitton, Prada and Mikimoto.

BEAMS

BEAMS, Tokyo Shopping, Japan

The BEAMS fashion empire occupies a chunk of Harajuku along Meiji Dori. This pricey, select shop stocks an eclectic mix of hand-picked designer goods. Don't miss BEAMS-T in the same building at the back.

Address: 1F, 3-25-15 Jingumae, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
Nearest Station: Meiji-Jingumae Station
Telephone: +81 3-3470-3948
Website: http://www.beams.co.jp
Opening Hours: 11:00 to 20:00 daily

Flair Aoyama

Flair Aoyama is located in the midst of Aoyama and is known for taking huge risks and creating new trends. Rather than carrying what is currently popular in the streets, Flair Aoyama will showcase whatever their designers and operators feel looks good and thus is not a highly visited location for teenagers.

Address: 1F Omote-sando Planet, 5-12-14 Jingumae, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
Nearest Station: Meiji-Jingumae Station

Ginza Wako

Ginza Wako, Tokyo Shopping, Japan

The clock tower of the Ginza Wako building has been in place since 1932 and is the symbol for the entire district. Inside the building, jewelry and other luxury items are sold. You can easily find your way there, as it is located at the intersection of Chuo-dori and Harumi-dori.

Address: 4-5-11 Ginza, Chuo-ku, Tokyo
Nearest Station: Ginza Station (Exit A9) on the Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line and Ginza Line
Telephone: +81 3-3562-2111
Website: http://www.wako.co.jp
Opening Hours: 10:30 to 18:00 (closed on Sundays and holidays)

Laforet Harajuku

Laforet Harajuku, Tokyo Shopping, Japan

Laforet Harajuku is a trend setting shopping complex, owned by the same company that runs Omotesando Hills, but targeting a decidedly younger audience with a focus on hip teen fashion. Laforet Harajuku, consisting of seven floors of fashion boutiques and shops, has a museum space on the sixth floor and HMV in the basement.

Address: 1-11-6 Jingumae, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
Nearest Station: Meiji-Jingumae Station (Exit 5) on Chiyoda Line and Fukutoshin Line
Telephone: +81 3-3475-0411
Website: http://www.laforet.ne.jp
Opening Hours: 11:00 to 20:00 daily

Louis Vuitton

Louis Vuitton, Tokyo Shopping, Japan

The Louis Vuitton Omotesando store was opened in autumn 2002 as the company's largest and also most beautiful store. The public store makes up five of the building's ten floors, which are designed as a stack of trunks rather than conventional floors.

Address: 5-7-5 Jingumae, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
Nearest Station: Omotesando Station
Telephone: +81 3-3478-2100
Website: http://www.louisvuitton.com
Opening Hours: 11:00 to 20:00 daily

Loveless

Loveless, Tokyo Shopping, Japan

Looking unlike any shop you've seen before, Loveless has three floors of hip Japanese clothing and a basement decked out like the dungeon of some deranged medieval aristocrat. Free booze if you can afford to buy something.

Address: 3-17-11 Minami-Aoyama, Minato-ku, Tokyo
Nearest Station: Omotesando Station (Exit A3)
Telephone: +81 3-3401-2301
Website: http://www.loveless-shop.jp
Opening Hours: 12:00 to 20:00 daily

Mikimoto

Mikimoto, Tokyo Shopping, Japan

The main Mikimoto store, dedicated to high-end jewels, has been a Ginza landmark since 1899. This boutique store is part of the Mikimoto family, the world's most famous pearl purveyor and one of the most famous names in Japanese jewelry.

Main Store
Address: 4-5-5 Ginza, Chuo-Ku, Tokyo
Nearest Station: Ginza Station
Telephone: +81 3-3535-4611
Website: http://www.mikimoto.com/jp/store/store_honten_en.html
Opening Hours: 11:00 to 19:00 daily

Imperial Hotel Arcade Store
Address: 1-1-1 Uchisaiwaicho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
Nearest Station: Hibiya Station
Telephone: +81 3-3591-5001
Website: http://www.mikimoto.com/jp/store/store_teikoku_en.html
Opening Hours: Mon-Sat 10:00 to 19:00, Sun 10:00 to 17:00

Omotesando Hills

Omotesando Hills, Tokyo Shopping, Japan

The fashion building Omotesando Hills opened in 2006 and features brand name stores from around the world. The complex with six stories above the ground and six underground stories has approximately 100 shops, restaurants, cafés and beauty salons. This popular shopping mall is a premium destination for high-end fashion shopaholics. For the rest of us, it's still an interesting browse, and the restaurants on the top floor may be worth a splurge for a light lunch.

Address: 4-12-10 Jingumae, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
Nearest Station: Omotesando Station (Exit A2) or Meiji-Jingumae Station (Exit 5)
Telephone: +81 3-3497-0310
Website: http://www.omotesandohills.com
Opening Hours: Mon-Sat 11:00 to 21:00, Sun 11:00 to 20:00

Prada Building

Prada Building, Tokyo Shopping, Japan

The Prada building in Aoyama designed by Swiss architects Herzog & de Meuron has become a tourist attraction itself, that draws as many amateur photographers as serious Prada shoppers. The Prada store is an architectural wonder, worth seeing even if you can't afford to shop here. The exterior is made from an interesting convex glass, looking like a giant bee hive, quite spectacular, especially at night when it's all lit up.

Address: 5-2-6 Minami-Aoyama, Minato-ku, Tokyo
Nearest Station: Omotesando Station
Telephone: +81 3-6418-0400
Opening Hours: 11:00 to 20:00 daily

Rox

Rox, Tokyo Shopping, Japan

Rox is a shopping and entertainment complex consisting of a main building (Rox) and three annex buildings (Rox-2G, Rox-3 and Rox Dome). Many shops sell fashion for ladies and kids. Matsuri Bathhouse on the seventh floor offers eleven different types of baths and saunas. Relax in the Esthetic Room or the Relaxing Room, or you can even doze off in the Napping Room!

Address: 1-25-15 Asakusa, Taito-ku, Tokyo
Nearest Station: Asakusa Station
Website: http://www.rox.co.jp (Japanese only)
Opening Hours: 10:30 to 21:00 daily

Shibuya 109

Shibuya 109, Tokyo Shopping, Japan

Shibuya 109 is a major shopping center near Shibuya Station, with more than one hundred boutiques on ten floors. This trend setting fashion complex is very popular among young women, and is known as the origin of the kogal subculture. Kogals typically wear platform boots, miniskirts, copious amounts of makeup, hair coloring (usually blond), artificial suntans, and designer accessories.

Address: 2-29-1 Dogenzaka, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
Nearest Station: Shibuya Station
Telephone: +81 3-3477-5111
Website: http://www.shibuya109.jp
Opening Hours: 10:00 to 21:00 daily

Zenmall

Zenmall, Tokyo Shopping, Japan

Zenmall in Shibuya is a branch of the Sakazen chain, known for its large selection of shops with fashionable clothing for men. Here you will find the latest trendy items originating from Shibuya as well as international fashion. Zenmall has a wide range of big-size men's wear and casual brands, including their very own brand B & T Club. Whether it is general men's wear, business wear or formal wear, all stores keep up with the latest trends and are well-stocked with directly imported brands such as Dolce & Gabbana, Armani, Versace, Hugo Boss, Calvin Klein and so on.

Address: Zenmall Building 29-4 Udagawa-cho, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
Nearest Station: Shibuya Station
Telephone: +81 3-3770-1641
Website: http://www.sakazen.co.jp (Japanese only)
Opening Hours: 11:00 to 21:30 daily