Dover Street Market Ginza

ABOUT US
OUR CONTRIBUTORS

The essential companion for the astute globetrotter

TOKYO.

Dover Street Market Ginza.

By Katie Jacobs

Move over Colette, Dover Street Market Ginza is giving you a run for your money.

Dover Street Market
6-9-6 Chuo-ku
Ginza
ginza.doverstreetmarket.com

Dover Street Market was opened by Rei Kawabuko, the founder of Comme Des Garcons. Located in the heart of Ginza, the traditional and glitzy home of luxury flagships and department stores, Dover Street Market is based on the store of the same name (also opened by Rei Kawabuko) in London. It’s a mini department store exquisitely curated with some of the most cutting edge, high-end designers from Japan and abroad. It’s worth visiting for the building design alone, and the chance to pick up one-off collaborations and exclusives from some of Japan’s top designers including Comme des Garcons, Bathing Ape and others is just a bonus. If the price tags make your eyes boggle, head over the internal foot bridges to the 12-storey Ginza flagship of Uniqlo, a Japanese chain stocked high with low-priced, well-designed basics that is taking the world by storm.

Pin It

MORE FROM
TOKYO

mememe

ME ME ME

Shibuya-ku | Tokyo


The good shops are often tucked away from the main streets, and Me...

<Read more>
bartrench

BAR TRENCH

Ebisu | Tokyo


Partake in the ‘art of drinking’ at Bar Trench, in Ebisu. Once you...

<Read more>
lattest

LATTEST

Shibuya-ku | Tokyo


Lattest was constructed under the consultancy of popular Japanese coffee company Streamer, so...

<Read more>
wasa

WASA

Meguro-ku | Tokyo


You’ll find authentic Chinese food prepared by head chef Masataka Yamashita at Wasa....

<Read more>