This store is the new project from Takayuki Minami, former director of legendary Harajuku stores Factory and Cannabis. Minami was instrumental in the rise of Tokyo men's brands soe and John Lawrence Sullivan. The store is located in a tiny apartment, the type described by estate agents as a 1LDK (1bedroom+living/dining/kitchen area), hence the name. It carries a selection of upcoming Japanese brands like Soe, Marka, Gilet and Grime Effect, as well as a selection of overseas labels including Adam Kimmel. Patrik Soderstam and Frank Leder.
1A Mansion Suzuka, 1-8-28 Kamimeguro, Meguro-ku. Tel: 03-3780-1645.
For design fanatics such as my colleague sitting next to me, the table is an insult to Finn Juhl, but you can not satisfied everyone....
via Diane Pernet