Yellow and fuschia, black and white goth look but still in baby doll dresses, layers of clothing beyond imagination — these are some of the common elements in Japanese street fashion. The Japanese youth sport this look and is it an influence of the Japanese pop icons? Maybe, maybe not. After all, it could be that they are mainly just doing it for fun.
There are so many variations on Japanese street fashion. This is especially for girls. There are those that would fall under the Gothic Lolita group which would go for the black and white lacy dresses. Think of the really funky clunky black boots, Victorian dresses and goth makeup. There are also those who go for the classic Lolita look — lacy dresses in pastels. They even say that the term Lolita is not essentially sexual but it is used more for the youthful appeal.
Ko-gals would also be another category. Maybe they could be said to follow more the American fashion. Some girls would even sport that tanned look. This category in particular would be the trendy girls who spend much on clothes and accessories that are in vogue.
Men are also fashionable. If you take a look at the weekly pictures on Tokyo Street Style, you would see that they are conscious of the clothes and hats they wear. They are also into layered outfits. In any case, the site is also informative as they regularly post pictures every week. Some areas covered include .
Thinking of turning Japanese? If so, hit the stores and check out the clothes that suit you as you have been inspired by the photos.