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Lunch at Chung Gi Wa

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I went to a Korean restaurant Chung Gi Wa with a friend.
She’s into Korean drama and culture recently, so that day, she took me and we enjoyed some Korean foods and sweets in Akasaka.

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I tried samgyetang 参鶏湯 (chicken ginseng soup). My friend tried the restaurant famous nenmyon (Korean cold noodles).
Both of these were very good.

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Chung Gi Wa

Fox Detail Silk Top from Tsumori Chisato

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I got this Fox Detail Silk Top from Tsumori Chisato.

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Airy, silk top with doodle-inspired pattern throughout.

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It looks lovely as ever, peaceful and fun.

Tsumori Chisato

Marble SUD purse organizer for Liniere magazine

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I’d never got Liniere, one of the best-selling magazine for “natural clothing (means like down-to-earth style clothing) lover” until this issue.

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I got the magazine for the freebie, Marble SUD purse organizer.

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The organizer has 6 pockets and made of Marble SUD’s latest autumn textile pattern. Tiny pouch could be attached to the bag by press studs.

Marble SUD
Liniere magazine

Granny Smith Apple Pie & coffee

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Granny Smith Apple Pie & coffee is an apple pie speciality shops in Aoyama & Mishuku.

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The shop name is came from one of the famous green apple cultivar. In Japan, this green apple is not popular yet.

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I got “Dutch Crumble”, “Classic Rum Raisin” and summer seasonal flavor “coconut pineapple apple pie”. The cafe is still very crowded, so I ordered all of these pies to go.

Granny Smith Apple Pie & coffee

Drop Fox Top from Tsumori Chisato

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I got a Drop Fox Top from Tsumori Chisato.

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Relaxed Fox printed top has a low scoop neckline and gentle A-line silhouette that swings over skinny jeans or a range of skirts.

Tsumori Chisato

UchiCafe SWEETS Cupcakes

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UchiCafe SWEETS is a confectionery brand name of the convenience chain store Lawson.

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They produced cute two flavored cupcakes, vanilla and berries.

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Both of these are VERY sweet, not as ordinary ones in Japan. I think these were produced as American cupcakes sweetness. (But yes, maybe it’s far from American traditional ones!)

UchiCafe SWEETS Cupcakes – Lawson

THE DAM KEEPER pig tote bag

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Finally I got THE DAM KEEPER pig tote bag.
It’s made for the movie’s promo, and was hard to get it in Japan.
I’ll bring it to everyday shopping.

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THE DAM KEEPER – facebook
THE DAM KEEPER – store for Japan

Afternoon tea at Chinzanso Tokyo

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My friend and I had a wonderful time at Chinzanso Tokyo on weekend afternoon.

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We had their Garden Afternoon Tea.

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We had some kinds of finger sandwiches, scones with clotted cream and 3 kinds of their original jams and a wide variety of sweets on an afternoon tea stand.
We were able to enjoy to have the beautiful sweets and their selection of tea at very cozy special room.

Chinzanso Tokyo

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