Shibuya PARCO Announces FASHION CAMPAIGN “CYCLE” Sustainability Project

25.March.2021 | FASHION / SPOT

Tokyo-based shopping complex Shibuya PARCO has announced its first full-building project FASHION CAMPAIGN “CYCLE” which is taking place from March 25 to April 5.

 

‘Sustainable’ is an indispensable keyword in the fashion industry. Shibuya PARCO is looking to become a new-generation fashion building that fully considerate of the environment through and through, and so it has launched a full-scale sustainability project that encompasses a range of actions, such as accelerating efficient energy use.

 

For the duration of FASHION CAMPAIGN “CYCLE,” items, services, and exhibitions will roll out which align with Shibuya PARCO’s sustainability policy. A range of events which also take place. This will include the Sustainable Payback scheme which ears you 10% payback on any select products bought that are tagged as sustainable. There is also be a rooftop flea market called HNF in SHIBUYA PARCO HOUYHNHNM no Furima which is run by Japanese web magazine HOUYHNHNM. ‘New vintage’ is the theme of the market where customers can get their hands on clothing, tools, music, and more from the 80’s onwards. At the CYCLE POP UP STORE, run in cooperation with the creator brand YEAH RIGHT!!, a range of upcycled products from old brand stock will be available for purchase, and American-Japanese model Kiko Mizuhara’s sustainable brand ‘OK’ is also making an appearance.

 

Event Details

 

Sustainable Payback

When you spend over ¥5,000 (tax included) on products in Shibuya PARCO with the above-pictured sustainable-certified tag you can get 10% payback.

 

*Select products only (as tagged)

*¥500 for every ¥5000 spent (for the first 500 customers only)

*¥50,000 max payback

Running: March 25, 2021 – April 5, 2021

Payback Exchange: Saison Counter (Shibuya PARCO Floor 5F)

 

YEAH RIGHT!! presents CYCLE  POP UP STORE

At this pop-up store, you can get your hands on a range of items that were once old stock from brands and have been upcycled to become completely new products. Items from Kiko Mizuhara’s sustainable brand ‘OK’ will also be sold here.

 

Running: March 25, 2021 – April 4, 2021

Where: Shibuya PARCO POP UP SPACE on Floor 3F (GYSER PARCO)

 

HNF in SHIBUYA PARCO HOUYHNHNM no Furima

A flea market run by Japanese web magazine HOUYHNHNM. Get your hands on a ‘new vintage’ line-up of 80’s clothing, music, and more

 

When: April 3, 2021

Where: ComMunE on Shibuya PARCO Floor 10F

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