Creative Direction

Destined to be Japan's foremost luxury bridal salon, Magnolia White opens their flagship store in Summer 2015 in Tokyo's prestigious fashion district of Omotesando. The exquisite salon offers the ultimate experience in international bridal finery. Ensconced in a setting of classic elegance, each bride receives specific guidance from an expert Magnolia White specialist and may peruse dresses from the world's most renowned bridal collections and designers. Treated to a couture experience in elegant surroundings, the Magnolia White bride will find her perfect look from the salon's hand selected gowns and accessories.

The bridal salon is part of a storied family legacy. The largest national bridal retailer in Japan, Takami Bridal has a ninety-year heritage of quality and craftsmanship, and Magnolia White is an extension of their global vision for the wedding world. The original Takami Bridal store located in Omotesando, Tokyo offers an extensive collection of wedding gowns, cocktail dresses, kimonos and tuxedos. Their latest exciting venture, Magnolia White, caters to an exclusive clientele offering a sumptuous collection of designer bridal fashion.


Creative Director

Mayu completed her master's degree at Central St. Martins University of the Arts in London before joining a creative team of designers and graphic artists involved in Paris fashion labels. She has extensive experience working hand in hand with leading designers on a wide range of high end fashion projects. Inaugurated as a creative director for the Magnolia White brand in April 2015, Mayu informs the couture salon with distinctive style direction, an eye for design, and invaluable experience in high end fashion.

Robyn Iaea

MW Executive Branding Director

As Executive Branding Director of Magnolia White, Robyn I'aea guides the creative essence of the brand on every level. Her experience in the international wedding realm directs the expression of the brand, the look and feel of the Magnolia White shopping experience, the design of Magnolia White's flagship store in Omotesando, and a vision for future international expansion.

Robyn founded Pacific Weddings® magazine in 1999, the first international destination wedding publication of its kind. Since that time she has collaborated with the most talented photographers, stylists, florists, gown designers, and accomplished chefs to conceive fresh editorial ideas and event designs while conveying a timeless sense of style.

As Founder and Editorial Director of Pacific Weddings®, Robyn oversees the conceptualization, editorial content, design, and overall style of the magazine. With vision and creativity, she leads a team of talented editors and designers who contribute to the magazine's inspired aesthetic. She has produced, authored and styled editorial stories on every conceivable wedding topic, including decor, cakes, favors, stationery, fashion and flowers. Robyn delights in the opportunity to design and execute exquisite weddings, parties and special events, and to lend a discerning eye and distinct style to the Magnolia White brand.