The Next American Consumer seeks to digitally document current consumer culture within global trendsetting cities: SUMMER 2011: Los Angeles, CA; Tokyo, Osaka, Kyoto, JP / SUMMER 2010: Seattle, WA; Chicago, IL; New York, NY; Atlanta, GA; New Orleans, LA and Los Angeles, CA. Documenting trends through photographs and text, The Next American Consumer seeks to be part of something new, something tried and something true.
Barbie takes a backseat in Nippon! Japanese beauty must-haves: Contacts to enlargen the eyes, lashes to enliven them, and bows in the hair to compliment them. This is what every little Japanese girl aspires to become:
Women of power pay close attention: Individual Style is the trend; get sensually sweet in the power of flowers or seriously serious in Black. Sparks of the 1970's resonate against the darkened skies of this new millennium (no fashion-fear here). XOXO, Osaka!
When the weather is hot, bring on the NEUTRALS in white, beige, brown and grey; with added pops of black, pattern or a purple swoosh (and please don't forget the dress hat). Guaranteed to look Japanese-goood! Men of Osaka are calling it: Casual-Coo.