Style in Japan
Keywords for Understanding Japanese Artistic Sensibilities
When they want to dress up, the Japanese tend to be guided by their deeply intuitive aesthetic tastes. These sensibilities have been passed down from one generation to the next, expressing what is beautiful and important in appearance.
Delicate, graceful beauty. Modest, yet dynamic in form and movement. Ready to adapt with optimism as things change.
Elegantly dignified. Behind the gorgeous, ornate look lie true sophistication and refinement.
Tasteful, intuitively refined. A sensitivity that combines attention to detail with exquisite taste, exhibiting subtlety and an artistic atmosphere.
Skillfully thought out, detailed, ephemeral. Paying careful attention to subtleties that might not be noticed at first sight, while exhibiting a sophistication that combines small elements to make a complete look.