Meet Sylvia Dancewear and Dance Shop - Tokyo, Japan

Shop: Sylvia Dancewear and Dance Shop
Store Owner Name: Takayuki Iwata
Location: Tokyo, Yokohama, Nagoya, Osaka, Sapporo, Sendai and Fukuoka, Japan
Expertise: Ballet

What is your background and what led you to start your business?

The company founder used to work in a movie production company. He knows many people who are related to the performing arts, and he realized the great demand for dance items. I am the second generation of our company.


What keeps you going and doing what you're doing as a store owner?

We try to have wide range of items in our store for one-stop service.


What do you love most about providing dancewear to your community?

We are the manufacturing company, and it is our pleasure to develop items that satisfy customers.

Sylvia JapanSylvia Dance Shop; Fukuoka, Japan

What are some favorite brands that your store carries? What are some of your best-selling products?

Our brand, SYLVIA.


What sets your store apart from other dancewear retailers, and why?

We have wide range of products, especially pointe shoes. There is no shop that can fit so many pointe shoes in one place. Pointe shoe fitting is the most important thing in our shop.   


A lot of dancers struggle to find pointe shoes that fit correctly and flatter their feet. Do you have any advice for finding the perfect pair of pointe shoes?

Please visit our store once. We have experienced pointe shoe fitters, and all of them are dancers.

Sylvia Yokohama
Sylvia Dance Shop; Yokohama, Japan

In your opinion, is there a “must-have” item for any dancer?

Personal training devices - we have many training devices in our store.


What made you decide to carry Pointe Paint?

We actually make colored pointe shoes upon customer request.  Pointe Paint is much easier to have colored pointe shoes, and it is the reason.


What’s one thing you want customers to know about you and your store?

Our store is best place for pointe shoe fitting.  

Sylvia Dance Shop; Japan
Sylvia Dance Shop; Fukuoka, Japan

Is there anything else you'd like to share with the PointePeople community?

We have our own pointe shoes, and most Japanese dancers try them at least once in their life time. We hope customers in other countries try our pointe shoes, too!

Contact information:

Website: www.sylvia.co.jp
Location: 
Sylvia Head Office | 2-23-10 Koenji-Minami  Suginami-ku| Tokyo | Zip: 166-0003
TEL: 03-3315-3100 FAX: 03-3314-3769
Hours: 09:00-18:00
Email: info@sylvia.co.jp
Online shop: www.shop.sylvia.co.jp/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/sylvia.co.ltd

Store Locations:

Sylvia Tokyo (Shinjuku Subnade)

https://twitter.com/sylviasubnade

https://www.instagram.com/sylvia_subnade/ 

1-2-2 Kabuki-cho Shinjuku-ku

Tokyo zip160-0021

TEL03-5269-2067  FAX03-5269-2068

Email: subnade@sylvia.co.jp

Opening hour: 10:30-20:30

Sylvia Yokohama

https://twitter.com/sylviayokohama

https://www.instagram.com/sylvia_yokohama/

1st floor TS Plaza Bldg 2-23-2 Tsuruya-cho

Kanagawa-ku Yokohama-shi

Kanagawa zip 221-0835

TEL045-620-3850  FAX045-620-3851

Email:yokohama@sylvia.co.jp

Opening hour: 11:00-19:00

Sylvia Osaka (Umeda)

https://twitter.com/sylviaumeda

https://www.instagram.com/sylvia_umeda/

3rd floor Shibata Grand Bldg

1-10-10 Shibata Kita-ku

Osaka-shi   Osaka zip 530-0012

TEL06-6292-5811  FAX06-6292-5812

Email:umeda@sylvia.co.jp

Opening hour: 10:30-19:30

Sylvia Nagoya

https://twitter.com/sylvianagoya

https://www.instagram.com/sylvia_nagoya/

3rd floor Brother Sakae Bldg

3-27-18 Sakae Naka-ku

Nagoya-shi  Aichi  zip 460-0008

TEL052-269-0838  FAX052-269-0839

Email:nagoya@sylvia.co.jp

Opening hour: 11:00-20:00 

Sylvia Fukuoka

https://twitter.com/sylviafukuoka

https://www.instagram.com/sylvia_fukuoka/

Southside Terrace 2nd Floor   1-1-38 Daimyo,

Chuo-ku, Fukuoka-shi

Fukuoka  zip 810-0041 Japan

TEL 092-781-6200  FAX092-781-6201

Email:fukuoka@sylvia.co.jp

Opening hour: 10:00-20:00

Sylvia Sapporo (Sales Office & small shop area)

https://twitter.com/sylviasapporo

https://www.instagram.com/sylvia_sapporo/

27-3-3-1 Minami3Jyo-Nishi  Chuo-ku

Sapporo-Shi  Hokkaido  zip 064-0803

TEL011-688-7777  FAX011-688-7863

Email:sapporo@sylvia.co.jp

Opening hour: 09:30-18:30

Sylvia Sendai (Sales Office & small shop area)

https://twitter.com/SYLVIASENDAI

https://www.instagram.com/sylvia_sendai/

1-9-24-102 Tsutsumi-Cho  Aoba-ku

Sendai-shi  Miyagi  zip 981-0912

TEL022-725-7602  FAX022-725-7603

Email:sendai@sylvia.co.jp

Opening hour: 09:30-18:30

 

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