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Cute Japanese Bunny Bags Store Your Items and Keep You Company at The Same Time!

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Not only do they look cute, they also feature a clever tie design that’s been used in traditional Japanese furoshiki textile art for centuries.
Japan’s YOU+MORE! brand from Felissimo prides itself on living up to its name, which sounds a lot like the word “humour”, with a range of...

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Strap a Slab of Delicious Grilled Meat on Your Back with This New Backpack from Japan

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This is just one of the items in a range of delicious accessories designed for meat lovers.
If you ever wanted to turn heads and make people’s mouths water as you walk by them on the street, there’s no easier way to do it than with a meaty backpack. This new product is the latest to...

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Catch Pokémon While Sitting on One with The New Snorlax Bean Bag Chair

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The super heavyweight sleeping Pokémon is now available overseas!
American mail order site ThinkGeek has just revealed a new addition to their range of fan goods, with the Pokémon Snorlax Bean Bag Chair.
Weighing in at a significantly lighter load than its 460-kilogramme (1,014-poun...

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Unique Geta Sandals: New Types of Traditional Wooden Footwear Go With Any Outfit

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HITA, Oita — Colored carp, sunflowers, zebra prints, and more. Colorful geta wooden sandals with these fancy patterns caught my eye when I visited Motono Hakimono Kogyo, a geta factory in Hita, Oita Prefecture.
“I hope people wear these fashionable geta on various occasions in th...

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One Piece Pirates Let Themselves Go, Get Back Into Shape With Chubby New Figure Series

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Looks like Luffy and his anime cohorts have been enjoying too many high-calorie meals while sailing the high seas.
We recently took a look at what would happen if Pikachu started hitting the gym and packing on muscle mass, but what about the opposite scenario? Luffy and the other st...

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Children’s “Randoseru” Backpacks Star in Japanese Ad Campaign With Whimsical Victorian Vibe

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We bet your school backpacks were never this haute CUTEoure.
In Japan, the randoseru is a symbol of childhood. Children carry one of these hardy leather backpacks for all six years of elementary school, and they range from “quite pricey” to “eye-wateringly expensive”, depending on t...

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Join NERV’s Godzilla Division with Bags, Keychains and Storage Bins

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Anime News Network’s merchandise coverage sponsored by Tokyo Otaku Mode.The only organization strong enough to take on all the Godzilla and Unit 01 crossover merchandise is U.N. NERV’s Anti-Godzilla Division. The specialized unit has a modified logo, replacing NERV’s maple leaf with...

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Star Wars Hanten: Traditional Japanese Coats With A New Hope, Master Yoda Designs

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Japanese fashion brand Trove has created a series of what it calls Wa-Robe items (“wa” meaning Japanese).
The most exciting of these are three Star Wars Hanten, coming in designs featuring Master Yoda or the poster for the original 1977 Star Wars, now known as Episode IV: A New Hop...

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Cute New “Soundless” Kitten Slippers From Felisssimo

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These wide-eyed kitties will watch you with every step while you enjoy the comfort of padded soles.
From marshmallows to Band-aids, cat-loving retailer Felissimo has all the cute kitty products we could ever ask for. Now they’ve found a way for us to get a feel for the world of feli...

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New Summer Kimono From Felissimo

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This year, the ajisai hydrangeas that bloom in June can blossom on your summer kimono along with some playful white cats.
Feline lovers in Japan and across the world know that when it comes to cute cat goods, nobody does it better than Japanese online retailer Felissimo. With a sect...

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