Rue de Tokyo was founded by David Andersson Sahlin, inspired by his life in Paris, Florence and Copenhagen, and travel in Japan where he developed textiles for a host of fashion brands.

With Rue de Tokyo, David seeks to bring the customer a level of refinement that cannot be found anywhere else, for those who truly value things that are unique.

Rue de Tokyo offers a unique range of luxury basics and lounge wear for both women and men.

David started his career working in retail in Oslo and Stockholm before studying International Business, going on to gain valuable experience from brands such as H&M, Damir Doma, Tiger of Sweden and Yde Copenhagen. 

His passion for exceptional textiles manifested during his time at Damir Doma in Paris, where he led all material development and sourcing for the men’s and women’s collections.

His role took him all over the world, notably to Italy, France, Portugal and Japan, where he was exposed to a host of materials and techniques.

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