The full infographic to accompany the "Japanese Fashion Through the Years" article.

To accompany this month's article "Japanese Fashion Through the Decades," written by Nicole Sato, we decided to partner on an infographic to depict some of the standout trends in Japanese fashion that have appeared over the decades. Check it out and be sure to read Nicole's article for a more in-depth explanation of where all these trends came from and how they evolved.

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Every time I go down to Little Tokyo I can't help but smile at the larger-than-life portrait towering over the Yagura. Shohei has become a fixture of the street. Kevin asks community members for their reactions to the new Shohei Ohtani mural.

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Between Queens: Reflections on Court Experiences from LA to SF to HI

Reflections from this past year's three festival queens in Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Honolulu!

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Love in a Grocery Store Aisle

I know that for many, Little Tokyo is more than just a tourist spot. It’s a safe space for Japanese people to gather and participate in community activities and building. If a Japantown is supposed to be a safe space for Japanese people, then Japanese markets are my Japantown.

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