mint designs released new original umbrella on Dec 12th. The handle and bone unit are made of resin called “Eva ion” that returns to the soil.
Mint Disign 在12月12號剛剛發佈了最新的原創雨傘。手柄和支撐架都是用一種可以回歸土壤的叫作”Eva ion”的樹脂做成。
4 patterns are race white, race black, dall white and dall blue. price is 5,880 yen.
COMME des GARCONS’s new store “BLACK COMME des GARCONS” will be opend in Aoyama at the limited time of two months from January 2009, where is now “LOUIS VUITTON at COMME des GARCONS”.
“BLACK COMME des GARCONS” will show edited collections from past COMME des GARCONS and limited editon items.
I had fun at Balcony’s Christmas Party last friday.
Cute models were wearing Spring 2009 collection.
I got a cute wool coat form MARC by MARC JACOBS. Navy. Spread collar; with round pockets.
The winter coat give you that cute schoolgirl look.
MUJI AWARD 03 was announced. That was opened 3 times since 2005. 1,986 entries from 35 countries applied on this time.
Gold Prize is “Straw straw” by Yuki Iida (Japan). That is made with really natural straws of wheat.
I want to try it to drink something !! I think it’s a true eco-product. I can hardly wait it will be available at MUJI Store.
Other prize are also interesting. Check them at MUJI AWARD 03 site.
I went to “TORINOICH” in Asakusa. “TORINOICH” is an anual festival held in many places around Tokyo in Nov. And the most famous is this one at Asakusa.
I found Hello-Kitty’s bamboo rake. A special thing on Torinoichi was “Bamboo Rake for good luck”.
A highly decorated bamboo rake was particular popular as goods to bring happiness and prosperity in business. That seemed to be contributed by Hello-Kitty’s company “Sanrio”.
Japan is also in resession time. Many people there prayed thier business success on next year.
I foud the Hello-Kitty bling-bling bicycle at Shinjuku.
That’s made by using a lot of Swarovski crystals.
I went to the gallery “Mamewazo” at Sengoku in Bunkyo-ku. it open irregularly. it was renovated from old Japanese-style house.
Maiko Ida held her doll exhibition and served hot soup cooked by herself. Mamewazo often held tableware exhibition and cooking event.