For about a week the city’s  most creative dressers were nowhere to be seen. “Some people stopped wearing  high heels because when the earthquake happened, everybody was walking  to go home,” says Fumiko Gotoh, a fashion publicist in Tokyo who bundled  up in sensible sweaters and warm scarves just in case an aftershock  proved serious. Photo Taka Kira.

For about a week the city’s most creative dressers were nowhere to be seen. “Some people stopped wearing high heels because when the earthquake happened, everybody was walking to go home,” says Fumiko Gotoh, a fashion publicist in Tokyo who bundled up in sensible sweaters and warm scarves just in case an aftershock proved serious. Photo Taka Kira.