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New mobile phone supervised by PIERRE HERME PARIS

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New mobile phone supervised by PIERRE HERME PARIS will be released in this November.

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PIERRE HERME PARIS is famous as fabulos macaron. And they also produced some cute macaron charms.

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These mobile phone color are 5 types, apricot-orange, vanilla-white, macaron-pink, casis-blue and chocolat-brown. Very yammy name.

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I like vanilla-white best !

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sousou tabi sox

sousou tabi sox
sou sou produce not only shoes but sox or many cute zakka.

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I got 2 pair sox per 1,000yen. So many kawaii & cool sox for men & women.

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It’s a hard time to choose just 2!!

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Hello Kitty’s side view

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Have you seen Hello Kitty’s side view ? New profucts of Hello Kitty’s side view are released now in Japan.

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These series are called “Silhouette Kitty”. Hello Kitty’s designer, Yuko Yamaguchi designed with affected by Audry Hepburn’s side view.

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It’s first time to show her side view. Is it the Renaissance of Hello Kitty ?
Bags, mug, plastic case, hand mirror are selling.

Yuko Yamaguchi : Hello Kitty designer (1980~)

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Hello kitty’s designer has changed three times up to now. Yuko Shimizu (1974-1976), Setsuko Yonekubo (1976-1980), and Yuko Yamaguchi has designed Hello Kitty since 1980. Now, She is an exective of Hello Kitty’s company, “Sanrio”.

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Recently she began to blog (in japanese). She often hold her in-store autograph session around Japan. Those schedule are released at the blog.

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If you join the autograph session with 3,000 yen, you can get some hello kitty’s cards and accessories from her.

Decoden 2 : mobilephone decolated with sweets motif

Now decolation trend is sweets motif. small macaron, small chocolate, small fruits, small cupcakes are sticked to gadgets.

kawaii tokyo

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I don’t know how to call by these phone. haha

DOLCE DECO

buy some casual pop art – POPBOX

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many rising pop culture artists sales or display their work in Shibuya Loft.
Many of them held exhibits in small booths.

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All of these are the same white boxes, but very different from their unique arts.
Passing costumers could enjoy their live paintings.

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POPBOX

Otokomae(Handsome Guy) Tofu 2

Otokomae(Handsome Guy) Tofu

Otokomae(Handsome Guy) Tofu

Masahiro(Japanese male name) is also one of otokomae tofu’s products. it’s little sweet and creamy.

Otokomae(Handsome Guy) Tofu

I love to eat them as hiyayakko (chilled tofu and toppings) which is used the freshness of the ingredients.

男前豆腐店 (Otokomae Tofu)

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Otokomae(Handsome Guy) Tofu
A Kyoto-based tofu maker(a brand of tofu named Otokomae which means Handsome Guy) created many kinds of great tofu.

Otokomae(Handsome Guy) Tofu

One of their products is tofu that boasts a big kanji character for 「男」”OTOKO”(male) on the package. It’s much richer with a stronger soybean flavor than refular tofu.

Otokomae(Handsome Guy) Tofu

Otokomae(Handsome Guy) Tofu

Otokomae(Handsome Guy) Tofu

男前豆腐店 (Otokomae Tofu)

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