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Annemarie Luck

Editor-in-chief and digital content manager of Tokyo Weekender

Articles by Annemarie

How to make the fleeting sakura last a little longer? Add them to your beauty kit… Twilight Cherry Blossom Silk Lipstick by Tatcha Inspired by Kyoto’s cherry blossoms, and the glow of…

Before we’ve even looked at the paella menu, which is really what we came here for, we’re intrigued by Lubina’s cocktail menu, and promptly find ourselves sipping on a “Bamboo.” This dry,…

Around 10 years ago, Hiro Nakayama was living in New York when she noticed how her sense of smell seemed to be directly linked to the amount of stress she was experiencing…

Launched in 2016, Powered by Tokyo is a creative movement that seeks to capture and document the unique people who live in Tokyo. In collaboration with filmmaker Jeremy Rubier, they’ve recently launched…

When asked how she defines the difference between Western-style painting and Nihonga, artist and teacher Maria Tanikawa says for her it’s largely down to the materials used. Although the style and techniques of…

If you’ve got your Autumn/Winter 2017 eye makeup looks down, the next step is your nails. Here are some creative ideas from the catwalks for cheering up those fingertips. Vintage As seen…

I’m only 10 minutes into my interview with Ushio Amagatsu, founder of butoh dance company Sankaijuku, when he stands to demonstrate how he choreographs the abstract movements of his productions. So far,…

When any local or visitor to Tokyo is asked what they love most about the city, more often than not the cuisine makes it to the top of the list. Plenty of…