After a pleasant bullet train ride, I made my way to Koenji to spend my last day in Japan with Tavuchi! She was kind enough to let me stay at her place for one night before I headed back to America. She was pretty amped to show me more of her town and all the […]Read More Japan Day 11/LAST DAY!: Koenji is my new love
Ah Wednesday! July 27th, we shim-shammied on over to Harajuku for some work meetings, some of which involved taking these photos, and some of which involved sitting in a tiny office talking numbers for a while. Eek! It was a nice breezy day in Harajuku, so we were amped to be able to walk around […]Read More Japan Day 5: Cruisin in Harajuku, Crashin in Osaka
Day 3 for me was Monday, July 25, and definitely the worst jetlag I experienced on the entire trip. Weirdly enough, I didn’t feel tired at all on Sunday, since it was a constant GO GO GO battle for us, but I had small bursts of downtime on Monday which made me almost fall asleep […]Read More Japan Day 3: Harajuku Time Sales, Grimoire Store Tour, & SPANK! store tour!
How many parties + openings can you cram into 1 day? Answer: FOUR! (FIVE if you count after party ramen). As long as you only eat 1 meal, that is. Our first full day in Tokyo (Sunday, July 24, 2011) was CRAZY PACKED as every event EVER was happening the same day! We put on […]Read More Japan Day 2: Kiiiiiii art, Shojono Tomo & SPANK!, Koenzine Release Party in Koenji, and The Lady Spade in Shibuya
This past Saturday, July 16 , my friends and I headed out to Little Tokyo Design Week, to check out the sights for this awesome festival. Little Tokyo is, let’s face it, a LITTLE sad, since a lot of the Japanese businesses in the area moved out during the recession in the 1990’s, and parts […]Read More Yet another July adventure! Little Tokyo Design Week