Sakura pencil

Sakura pencil

Time to upgrade your desk! After the magic sakura tree you might already have the Japanese spring in your office or home all year long, buy hey, why not do more? A sakura pencil is a great addition to any desk and it makes cherry blossom 

Magic sakura tree (desk-size!)

Magic sakura tree (desk-size!)

Now I’m working at an office I somehow always end up searching for Japanese accessories to put on my desk. Bringing in a bit of Japan keeps the office creative and interesting right? You can imagine how happy I was when I found the Magic 

Hand-made cat bags

Hand-made cat bags

Aw, what a cute kitty! Oh, wait, what? It’s a bag? A housewife in Japan creates handbags that look and feel exactly like a real cat. Only these cats have a zipper in their backs. Meet Pico, the artist behind the collection of cute felines.  

Hamuco hamsters – adorable miniature hamsters

Hamuco hamsters – adorable miniature hamsters

This literally screams kawaii to me. These adorable miniature hamsters on mushrooms are tiny sculptures that are created by hand. Nakano Yoshi-ho crafts these tiny hamsters from scratch. Get ready for an overdose of cuteness! All credits: Hamuco Nakano Yoshi-ho creates the base for the 

Rilakkuma sofa bed

Rilakkuma sofa bed

Well, I guess it isn’t hard to see what this post is going to be about. Yes, these women are sitting on a giant Rilakkuma sofa bed! You can actually buy one of these to use as a couch and bed, how crazy is that? 

Japanese flip books

Japanese flip books

You might remember the time you used to draw a little stickman on post-its and flip through them to create a story. Well, you can see these Japanese flip books as a 4.0 version of your little stickman.  Credits:Mou Hitotsu no Kenkyujo These fun little 

Cute Japanese erasers

Cute Japanese erasers

See these cute Kokeshi Dolls? At first glance I had no idea that these dolls were actually erasers, created by the Japanese company IWAKO, until I went to their website. These guys specialize in erasers and can seriously turn any object into an eraser: from sushi 

Cotton food plush

Cotton food plush

When I think about Japanese food, one of the first things that comes to mind is sushi. They are very proud of their sushi and if you want to be a sushi-chef you’ll need years of on-the-job training and be an apprentice before you can 

Cat marshmallows

Cat marshmallows

Japan is known for its beautiful nature, interesting clothing and technology, but they also have great taste when it comes to food presentation. They know how to present something ordinary as something you just have to have, like these cat marshmallows! Credit: yawahada Great idea: why