When we think about the kimono, we tend to picture a traditional garment that showcases exquisite craftsmanship and design sensibility that has been adorned by women in Japan for centuries. However, with…

Arrests, moving into uncharted waters, remakes and sad passings, it has been another turbulent month for Japan’s entertainment industry. Here’s our monthly round-up of the latest and most significant entertainment news from…

The hot summer days are long gone and by far, most of us have already ditched our tank tops and shorts and are beginning to reach out for fashion pieces to keep…

Since its foundation in 1992, Ritzwell, an award-winning leading Japanese manufacturer of upholstered furniture, has been focusing its efforts into crafting “Made in Japan” superior quality furniture. Ritzwell designs combine a balanced,…

Management Company Smile Support Co., based in Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture, is a company that specializes in introducing top-quality reliable HIA (Highly Insulated Airtight housing) building constructors and renovation companies to new home…

The Sky Circus Sunshine 60 Observatory is located in the Sunshine City office and shopping complex near Ikebukuro Station. Aside from a stunning view of the entire capital and beyond, the Observatory…

Inspired by the rich world of kimono patterns, fascinating history, colors and tradition, Tokyo-based photographer Stasia Matsumoto created inKIMONO in November 2018 and opened a studio in Tokyo’s Asakusa district. The studio offers kimono…

Sakamichi Brewing, based in Tokyo’s Tachikawa, recognizes that the journey is just as important as the destination. Before the first sip of delicious craft beer, there is a process that requires patience,…

Tokyo Piano School, based in Roppongi, provides affordable private piano lessons in English and Japanese for adults and kids in Tokyo. Lessons are available for various levels of mastery, from complete beginners…

Q Stay and lounge, operated by LS Corp., is a new type of accommodation with a focus on encouraging communication and cultural exchange. Located only a few minutes from Ueno Station, it’s perfect for…

With locations across Japan, the b hotels provide comfortable spaces to stay that pursue design, functionality and comfort for everyone that is seeking a vibrant and exciting journey. The b hotels’ response to the Covid-19…

We at Tokyo Weekender feel obligated to do our part to knit together our community here in Tokyo, and share their talents and their messages of friendship and fellowship with those of…