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Compiled by
Tama Miyake

LeSportsac

Looking for something LeChic, LeSexy or LeHip? Head to Harajuku and visit LeSportsacís new flagship store. The casual accessories chain has been selling Americans its signature nylon parachute bags since 1974. Tokyoites can now choose a tote of their own from three floors stocked with a full range of handbags, luggage, messenger bags and more. Better yet, click on www.lesportsac.co.jp for online shopping and let the goods come to you.

6-3-9 Jingumae, Shibuya-ku. Tel: 03-3407-4343. Open 11am-8pm. Nearest stn: Meijijingumae.

New Balance

This burgeoning American athletic footwear and apparel maker has also joined the ranks of foreign brands breaking into the Japanese market. Its new store in the heart of Harajuku sells everything from casual and sporty footwear to workout gear and outdoor apparel. Well-known for its attention to sizing and detail, New Balance has expanded its collection to include walking shoes, hiking boots and street shoes. Youíll find them all at this massive new store.

1-8-9 Jingumae, Shibuya-ku. Tel: 03-5785-3366. Open 11am-8pm. Nearest stn: Meijijingumae.

The Body Shop

A little late for Thanksgiving dinner but just in time for New Yearís festivities, The Body Shop introduces a range of limited-edition cranberry bath and body products. Pick a body scrub (•3,800), shimmery body lotion (•2,000), bath and shower gel (•1,600), or lip balm (•500), all infused with the sweet scent of fresh cranberries. This special series will only be available during the winter months, so stock up now.

Available at all Body Shop stores nationwide.


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