For those with a more upscale taste when it comes to fashion, the towering Omotesando Hills, a few blocks from the Meijijingumae Tokyo Metro station, is probably already on your radar. Along with branches of well established designers like Chanel and Brooks Brothers in the surrounding area, Omotesando Hills has made their name by providing shoppers with level after level of high fashion labels and jewelry stores all in one compact, easy to traverse area. But for those who have yet to venture into the glittering gem of Omotesando Hills, it may be a little bit intimidating. With such a wide range of options, and none of them with a $10 grab item in sight, the first time Omotesando Hills shopper may be at a loss for where to start. A good label to begin with is Anteprima located on the first basement floor of the building.
Anteprima has a long fashion history that spans all over the globe and several country. Over the course of time, they have been able to establish their name in the high end fashion world with their notoriety as well as the quality of their designs. Their signature piece is under the Wirebag section of their label. With Anteprima’s Wirebag line, you can find any size, shape, or functionality of purse or tote bag to fit your sensibility. What makes Anteprima’s bags a cut above the rest is their incorporation of metal, soft silks, and beading to create a loose but well constructed bag. If Anteprima has dedicated a whole line just to these bags, you have to know that there is something special about them.
The Omotesando Hills location of Anteprima is especially unique because you can find all varieties of their labels in one place. Along with their Wirebag selection, their clothes are just simplistic enough to be pristine works of wearable art. Anteprima’s blend of textures, metallic shine, and fabrics brings forth an interesting mixture of a relaxed air with a sophisticated twist. At times, Anteprima’s edge comes out of their simplicity and monochromatic tendencies. Either way, their selection of designs are sure to please.
If your destination is the classy area of Omotesando Hills, why not start from the ground up? Visit the first basement floor and head to Anteprima and see what styles you can find!
- Address:Shibuya-Ku Jingumae 4-12-10
- GPS:35.6672601, 139.7089333
- Telephone:81 – 3 – 3479 – 3088
- Monday:11:00 – 21:00
- Tuesday:11:00 – 21:00
- Wednesday:11:00 – 21:00
- Thursday:11:00 – 21:00
- Friday:11:00 – 21:00
- Saturday:11:00 – 21:00
- Sunday:11:00 – 20:00