tokyo: opening ceremony

fashion-mad tokyo shoppers jumped for joy when new york's opening ceremony announced its arrival in the japanese capital earlier this year, making available their savvy and well-edited collections. for this overseas expansion it teams up with local retailer onward kashiyama and the first collab venture will be a complete 'takeover' of the seibu movida department store building, opening its own minimall there on sun - aug 30. measuring a pretty grand 2,300 sqm., the new tokyo outpost will feature a wide range of foreign brands, including acne, band of outsiders, alexander wang plus selected items from its own collection, including the coveted designs by indie actress chloe sévigny. shop location: seibu movida building, 7th floor, 21-1 udagawa-cho [shibuya]. it's a deal: onward kashiyama's general manager group product development akira okuda [left] shakes hands with opening ceremony's carol lim and humberto leon