>> This is just a short post to check-in and say “I’m in Tokyooooooooo and I’m happy as larry, wearing Tsuuuuuuuuuumoriiiiiii Chisatooooooooooooo!!!”  That is exactly how I say Tsumori Chisato in my head.  Just to illustrate that I’ve shoved a sound file here so you can hear how I’m saying it in my head…

My first real pit stop in Tokyo inevitably revolves around the happiness-inducing wonder that is Tsumori Chisato and her illustrations that grace her clothes.  This dress from the S/S 12 tropical/jungle infested collection is the perfect representation of why my face lights up whenever I am in Tokyo.  I am one big giant ball of squeal, whenever I am in a Tsumori Chisato store and thankfully the shop girls are far too polite here to even think of smirking at me and instead share my enthusiasm by repeating “Kawaii” repeatedly.   What else is there to say about a silk scarf dress that features criss cross check formation alligators and matching alligator-head cut-out straps?  Only in Tsumori’s world.  








(Worn with Sunspel t-shirt and Christopher Kane brocade sandals)

Comments (37)

  1. it belongs to you and only u… a-dorable!

  2. You look lovely! Enjoy Tokyo!
    Love from London,

  3. Elise says:

    That really is kawaii!
    So awesome 🙂
    Love, Elise x

  4. This is new. i have never seen a fashion statement like this before. Nevertheless, it looks good. Thanks for this great post

  5. Mary says:

    having fun with fashion 🙂
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  6. Nicelyinroll says:

    Wow! I love that dress… with the alligator-straps!!!!

  7. carol lee says:

    interesting dress!! I’d love to have a chance to wear it.
    btw, you look like only 23 years old in the last photo.

  8. Emily says:

    those straps are brilliant! (I also like that you are making a peace sign with both hands:)!

  9. Duck says:

    Cute and caraaazy all at once. Does anywhere in the UK stock Tsumori? I never see her stuff anywhere. Maybe gay Paree?
    “I am one big giant ball of squeal” – I heart you.

  10. Tian says:

    It’s such a cool outfit, everything is adorable!

  11. janne says:

    oh i loveee this outfit!

  12. Shini says:

    Just so you know, I say your name SOOOOOOOOooooooozi Bublé!

  13. Jossan says:

    You always inspire me!

  14. Jean Z Poh says:

    I love his clothes as well! So whimsical!

  15. Nathan Niche says:

    this is so cute, love clothing that can be work several ways! this look suits japan! 🙂
    xx nathan.niche
    P.S. check out my new post on the DOVER STREET MARKET SALE! i knew about it from your blog first and it’s a big one! would mean a lot to me if u can give me a shout out about the DSM sale I featured 🙂

  16. lucy says:

    It Looks like you really are having great fun their. i am super jealous! I heard of my friends mentioned how polite and agreeable the japanese shop assistants are and didn’t quite believe it, but it seems true and it’s brilliant since I suppose this positive support will help the customers to be not afraid to discover their hidden self.
    I will need to go to Tsuuuuuuuuuumoriiiiiii Chisatooooooooooooo asap since they are just too cute to miss.

  17. Emily Coles says:

    Love it. You pull it off big time. Check out my blogs http://emsdarkroom.blogspot.co.uk/ and http://emsdarkroom.blogspot.co.uk/ i always like your style. E x

  18. That dress is mindblowing!! Loved it!!
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  19. Constance says:

    I looove this dress!!

  20. Keziahh says:

    you look like a japanese girl in that dress. And that voice note is XD
    Keep doing your thing!

  21. Maya says:

    OH MY GOODNESS! I’d love to see you in Tokyo!!!

  22. I love that dress and the equally adorable Tsumori Chisato audio fileeeeeee 🙂

  23. fashionform says:

    You always inspire me!

  24. riris says:

    very cute…. 🙂 🙂

  25. Thank you so much for this! I saw this dress on the show and fell in love with it!

  26. Anne Meyer says:

    It’s the black dress with white pearls. So great! Looks lovely.

  27. Sarah A says:

    ack! what a delightful outfit!

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