Laforet Harajuku Celebrates Weekly Young Magazine’s 40th Anniversary With Collaborative Fashion Items

26.August.2020 | FASHION

15 shops at Laforet Harajuku are set to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Kodansha’s Weekly Young Magazine from August 29 to September 13 by selling a range of merchandise from manga series serialised in the magazine.

Over 50 fashion items will be sold from a whole range of different series including, but not limited to, Ping-Pong Club, Initial D, Prison School, My Roomie Is a Dino, Ghost in the Shell, Zashiki Onna, Ciguatera, Kaiji, Flowers & Bees, Himizu, Be-Bop High School, and xxxHOLiC. The line-up ranges from t-shirts to one pieces and more.


Jouetie / 4F
Prison School Hoodie | ¥6,600 (Tax Included)
ⒸAkira Hiramoto /Kodansha

SILAS HARAJUKU / 3F
Ghost in the Shell T-Shirt | ¥6,600 (Tax Included)
ⓒMasamune Shirow / Kodansha

lilLilly TOKYO / B0.5F
Flowers & Bees Sweater | ¥18,480 (Tax Included)
ⒸMoyoco Anno / Cork

Angelic Pretty / B1.5F
xxxHOLiC One Piece | ¥51,480 (Tax Included)
ⓒCLAMP・ShigatsuTsuitachi CO.,LTD. / Kodansha

A special exhibition centred on Weekly Young Magazine will also be displayed up on the 6th floor of Laforet Harajuku at Laforet Museum from August 29 to September 6. Over 30 works from the magazine spanning the past 40 years will be showcased, with a whole line-up of illustrations drawn by over 60 manga artists for the exhibition. Exclusive merchandise will also be sold featuring visuals created by Japanese collage artist Kosuke Kawamura who has put together some special 40th anniversary artwork.

 

If you’re in Tokyo this summer, don’t miss out on ‘Weekly Young Magazine 40th Anniversary in Laforet Harajuku.’

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