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For Stockists Exhibition

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“For Stockist Exhibition” is the tasteful trade fair for zakka, apparel, jewelry, accessary and furniture.

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Yoko at 8tokyo joined the fair, by her another project Fugeiten!

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The place where the Exhibition was held is also unique and beautiful. There was a elementary school designed by Frank Lloyd Wright & Arata Endo, now it’s a cultural property.

For Stockists Exhibition
koginzashi no hon -Fugeiten

Mitarashi-matsuri

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Mitarashi-matsuri, a festival that is held every summer at Shimogamo-shrine in Kyoto.

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Only during the festival, people are allowed to step into the pond with deity water of the shrine. Soak feet in the beautiful and cool pond, light a candle, then have the water of the shrine.

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This is a festival for people to remove their sins and impurities and to wish for their health and longevity.

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Shimogamo – jinja shrine (Welcome to Kyoto)

Sanrio 50th x Tower Records

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Sanrio collaborate with Tower Records for summer music festival goods. Cute Sanrio guys ready for festival and play on the stage!

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I got a “all star” towel and sticker of Little Twin Stars. They waiting for the good music ;D

SANRIO 50th×TOWER RECORDS (Japanese)

Milk Fed 15th anniversary party 1

Milk Fed 15th anniversary party 1

I went to Milk Fed 15th anniversary party which was held at montoak cafe.

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It was awesome party,cake-eating, drinks and fun!

Milk Fed 15th anniversary party 1

MILK FED(japanese)
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montoak (japanese)
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Pepsi x Le Creuset

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Pepsi’s latest freebie, cellphone charm inspired from Le Creuset stoneware.

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We cannot cook by this, cannot open the lid, but these are so cute!

Pepsi Nex (japanese)
Le Creuset (japanese)

Gaspard et Lisa & Penelope exhibition

Gaspard et Lisa & Penelope exhibition

I went to Gaspard et Lisa & Penelope exhibition which was held at MATSUYA GINZA department store.

Gaspard et Lisa & Penelope exhibition

The exhibition, which also had a cafe, was attracting many visitors.

Gaspard et Lisa & Penelope exhibition

Gaspard et Lisa & Penelope exhibition

I had Gaspard et Lisa curry at the cafe, and had a happy fun time with my friend.

Gaspard et Lisa & Penelope exhibition

Gaspard et Lisa (japanese)

A Happy New MEW Year! – fake pancake tiger

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Hi, I’m late, but I wish to say all of you “A Happy New Mew Year!” :)
I and my hubby made postcard, best wishes for year of the tiger…!

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The fake pancake tiger is made of clay.
Hope you have a greatest 2010!!

wikipedia-Japanese New Year
wikipedia-Sexagenary cycle

Sumida river fireworks festival 2009

Sumida river fireworks event 2009

Last night we went to see Sumida river fireworks festival 2009. It’s the most famous summer festival inTokyo.

Sumida river fireworks event 2009

Big fireworks like the Galaxy. It’s amazing!!!!!!!!!!

Sumida river fireworks event 2009

That sounds were very loud. Sounds and lights made me crazy!!!
This event started at 7pm and ended 8:30pm.

Sumida river fireworks event 2009

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