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Archive for 4月, 2008

Hana no kobuta “floral piggy”

Hana no kobuta

Hana no kobuta means “floral piggy” is one of the Japanese-style confections form kamakuragoro.

They havd two flavors “Japanese cherry bean jam and green powdered tea bean jam”. They are not only cute but also tasty, good for a souvenir too.

Hana no kobuta

Hana no kobuta

SEIYOU-KEN “Forestier” western style restaurant

SEIYOU-KEN

This restaurant is located in Tokyo Bunka Kaikan where music concerts are held.
You can enjoy meal before and after the performance.

They are the crabe croquettes and the hamburger steak. Yummmmmy.

SEIYOU-KEN

Tokyo Bunka Kaikan

Everybody’s favorite Chocolate Cake : Top’s Chocolate Cake

Everybody's favorite Chocolate Cake : Top's

This is a Chocolate Cake by Top’s. Everybody loves Top’s chocolate cakes in Japan.

Everybody's favorite Chocolate Cake : Top's

Top’s chocolate cake consists of three layers of sponge cake and milled cocoa cream.

Top’s

Did you see Be@rbricks in Fendi?

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FENDI celebrates 10th anniversary their icon bag “Baguette” in this 2008.
The brand collaborate with colorful Be@rbrick!
1000% big Be@rbricks are posing with baguette in the windows & shops.

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I heard some of the VIP can get special Be@rbrick toy, but there is
not the plan of the general sale.

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FENDI
Be@rbrick

Sanrio Days : Hello Kitty is since 1975

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Do you know SANRIO CO., LTD. which developed a character of Hello Kitty ? Now,the book which edited thier characters was published, titled “Sanrio Days”.

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Hello Kitty is one of the character that Sanrio developed in 70′s (1974). In 70′s, a lot of “Kawaii” characters were made. I will introduce a character at that time.

Little Twin Stars (Since 1975)

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Little Twin Stars is setting called twin brother&sister called Kiki and Lala created in “Omoide-Hosi (means consideration star)”.

PATTY & JIMMY (Since 1974)

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PATTY & JIMMY is setting called the student couple born in Kansas city, though it is a character made in Japan.

My Melody (Since 1975)

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My Melody is a character of a rabbit made from a children’s story “Little Red Riding Hood” as a model.

It’s interesting that there are the character which is not introduced to any place other than Japan and already became the discontinuance. I’ll introduce a character of 80′s on the next time.

Sanrio.com

Hanami bento

Hanami bento

Hanami “flower viewing” is the Japanese traditional custom of enjoying the beauty of flowers, “flower” in this case almost always meaning cherry blossoms (sakura).

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The hanami celebrations usually involve eating and drinking. Some special dishes are prepared and eaten at the occasion, like hanami bento, and it’s common for sake to be drunk as part of the festivity.

Hanami bento

They are hamami bento by NADAMAN which is a long-standing restaurant.

Japanese Restaurant NADAMAN

Mika Ninagawa : sweet & lovely photographer

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Mika Ninagawa is a photographer most popular among Japanese girls. The photographs which she takes seems to be the picture that a girl nurses delusions.

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She took a fashion photo and CD jacket from 90′s. A lot of models and musicians, an actress respect her, and there are many fans of women from the teens to 30 generations.

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I am excited to watch the pink, red and the blue light and shade in her photograph.

NINAGAWA MIKA OFFICIAL WEBSITE

cheese usagi(rabbit)

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This is a Roll cake form “Cheese Usagi(rabbit)” series.

The flesh of strawberry sauce and cheese cream flavor is the limited time offer. The sweet and sour flavor is so good.

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