Enjoy shopping at AEON stores even at the sources of trend like Harajuku and Shibuya! 【Cooperated by AEON_ Shibuya and Aoyama Area edition】

Written by Editorial department
23 Jun 2015
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Including approx. 600 general merchandise stores throughout the nation (as of 2014), AEON Group offers various types of shops. This serial article introduces stores of AEON Group all over Japan, along with the attractions in the surrounding areas. Today, we would like to introduce to you THE BODY SHOP Omotesando Store, LAURA ASHLEY Omotesando Store, Claire's Harajuku Store, PEACOCK STORE Aoyama, and more shops in the Shibuya and Aoyama areas, which are at the forefront of fashion trends that attract trend-conscious young people.

▼ Harajuku and Omotesando – towns where draw fashion-conscious people from all over the world

Harajuku is a town that is the source of trendy fashions for young people that lead the globally-acknowledged KAWAII (pretty in Japanese) culture, while Omotesando has many luxury and sophisticated fashion stores for adults. We recommend four AEON stores in the following to those who enjoy visiting these areas.

【LAURA ASHLEY Omotesando Store】
A British-born life-style brand of Laura Ashley has a flag shop in Omotesando. The brand provides feminine clothing, British-taste interiors and miscellaneous. The lifestyle theme store is designed to be like a personal room, which would help us improve our fashion sense. The store gives their original goods away to those who spend ¥3,000 or more.

Address:Harajuku QUEST 2F, 1-13-14 Jingumae, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
Business hours:11:00-20:00
Credit cards accepted:AEON CARD, Visa, JCB, Diners, American Express and UnionPay

【THE BODY SHOP Omotesando Store】
THE BODY SHOP is a British-born natural cosmetic brand, which products are basically made with natural ingredients. You can find full-body care goods including their globally popular Body Butter.

Address:Ido Harajuku Building 1F, 6-3-9 Jingumae, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
Business hours:11:00-21:00
Credit cards accepted:AEON CARD, Visa, JCB, Master, UC, Diners, American Express and UnionPay
Service for foreign visitors:Tax-free

【claire's Harajuku Store】
claire’s is a popular accessory store that handles from the latest hit accessories to fashionable miscellaneous. The store is filled with many accessories that can be enjoyed for both adults and children at reasonable prices. It is a must to visit the store for those visiting Takeshita-dori of Harajuku.

Address:Shibasaki Building 1F, 1-20-9 Jingumae, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
Business hours:10:00-21:00
Credit cards accepted:AEON CARD, Visa, JCB, Master, UC, Diners, American Express and UnionPay
Service for foreign visitors:Tax-free

【MINISTOP Jingumae 1-chome Store】
MINISTOP is a store that combines the functions of a usual convenience store and a fast-food shop. The shop is popular as an eat-in convenience store. The shop is recommended for those who is hungry but not after restaurant meals!

Address:1−8−8 Jingumae, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
Business hours:Open 24 hours a day
Credit cards accepted:AEON CARD, Visa, JCB, Master, Diners, and American Express
Service for foreign visitors:ATM cashing for Japanese Yen, Free Wi-Fi

▼ Shibuya is well-filled with shops and eateries.

Shibuya is famous for fashionable apparel and miscellaneous stores, well-known ramen restaurants, a scramble intersection, at which so many people walk across at the same time is a great sight to see, etc. Of-course you can find AEON Group stores here.

【ASBee Shibuya Center-Gai Store】
ASBee is a shoe shop that handles abundant lineups of sneakers from well-known brands including the currently nation’s favorite Keds, Adidas, Nike, Converse, etc.

There is a saying in Japan that “Be fashionable with your shoes first”, which indicates that shoes are the key point of fashion in Japan. You can definitely find the favorite shoes here. A special campaign offers you a 10% discount off your payment when you show this app “GOOD LUCK TRIP JAPAN” at the store.

Address:23-8 Udagawacho, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
Business hours:11:00-22:00
Credit cards accepted:AEON CARD, Visa, JCB, Master, UC, Diners, American Express and UnionPay
Service for foreign visitors:Tax-free

【THE BODY SHOP Shibuya Store】

Address:25-8 Udagawacho, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
Business hours:11:00-21:00
Credit cards accepted:AEON CARD, Visa, JCB, Master, UC, Diners, American Express and UnionPay
Service for foreign visitors:Tax-free

▼ Sophisticated Aoyama area with Gaienmae Station in its center

Gaienmae area has not only stylish stores standing along a main road (Aoyama-dori) but there are also hideaway-like eateries, café, and shops off main streets. If you are a repeater to Tokyo area,the area is recommended as it is not a stereotyped tourist area. We would like to introduce to you PEACOCK STORE Aoyama here.

【PEACOCK STORE Aoyama】
Despite being located in Aoyama area, where is called as the source of fashion related information, this urban-style food supermarket has everything from food to cosmetic and daily goods. You can purchase food and drinks while walking around the Aoyama area.

Address:3-1-34-101 Minami Aoyama, Minato, Tokyo
Business hours:B1, 1F: 9:00-23:00 / 2F,3F: 10:00 -21:00
Credit cards accepted:AEON CARD, Visa, JCB, Master, UC, Diners, American Express and UnionPay
Service for foreign visitors: ATM cashing for Japanese Yen

▼ Minami Aoyama area that has Nezu Museum

Have you heard about Nezu Museum, which exhibits mainly oriental antiques? The facility appears to be impressive as an old Japanese house with large roofs, and the exhibitions such as painting, bronze wares, tea ceremony related arts, etc. are enjoyable in the sophisticated space. It takes a little walk for approx. ten minutes from Omotesando Station, but the place is worth visiting if you are interested in Japanese arts.
Address:6-5-1, Minami Aoyama, Minato-ku, Tokyo

After enjoying arts at Nezu Museum, why don’t you have a rest at MINISTOP? Using their free Wi-Fi service, you can upload your comments on Japanese art to SNS.

【MINISTOP Minami Aoyama 4-chome Store】
Address:4-26-16 Minami Aoyama, Minato-k, Tokyo

【MINISTOP Minami Aoyama 6-chome Store】
Address:6-6-22 Minami Aoyama, Minato-ku, Tokyo

Credit cards accepted:AEON CARD, Visa, JCB, Master, Diners and American Express
Service for foreign visitors:ATM cashing for Japanese Yen, Free Wi-Fi

Enjoy your visit to these trendsetting areas while smart-shopping at AEON stores!