6 Creative Chocolate Ideas from Japan
From a chocolate-filled paint set to a scale replica of Ginkaku-ji Temple's silver pavilion wrapped in silver foil, Japan knows how to get creative with chocolate!
The Purrrfect Fluffy Feline Scarf
Keep warm and cute this winter in a new kitty scarf designed by Felissimo.
Giving a New Meaning to Dress-Up Shoes
These Detective Conan shoes are so formal they even come with their own bow tie or mini tie!
Keep Track of Time with a Sakura Watch
As time ticks by, thousands of fleeting cherry blossoms are swept away by the gentle spring wind—and nothing paints this picture more vividly than Citizen's newest watch.
A Geisha's Secret to Grease-Free Skin
'Abura-tori-gami' is well known for its oil-absorbent qualities, and has been a hit among geisha since the Edo Period. We've got some convincing reasons why even non-geisha should keep an eye out for some!
Neighborhood Styles in Tokyo
Which Tokyo style fits you best?
Samurai Style Gets a Modern Makeover
Always wanted to dress like a samurai for work, but felt the full-on battle armor would be too much? How about trying one of these samurai shirts on for size?
This Is One Cat That Won't Make a Mess
Looks like the cat's out of the bag for this adorable purse organizer.
Discover High Art at Tokyo Fashion Stores
Fashion houses are natural art lovers, and many are happy to share their love with Tokyo shoppers. Maybe the following suggestions will give you some tips on how to appreciate your luxury shopping just a little more.
8 Models, 1 Secret
Can you guess the secret behind this video by Shiseido?
7 Cool Sake-Inspired T-Shirts
Want to show your appreciation for sake and its history? Then tell everybody about it with these fantastic sake-inspired T-shirts!
Sweet Sakura-Inspired Sneakers
Kick up some cherry blossom petals with these new kicks that have printed 'sakura' designs.
Samurai Guide: How to Wear a Sword
Not sure if samurai wore a sword with the handle pointed up to the heavens or down toward the earth? The answer may surprise you!
5 'Edgy' Gachapon Toys from Kitan Club
Looking for a pick-me-up? Give your drink a little character with our Top 5 'edge of cup' figurines!
6 Fun Styles of Japanese Shoes
Here's a great selection of Japanese shoes, from traditional wooden soles to split-toed sock-shoes.
Magical Photos of Ginzan Onsen in the Snow
Ginzan Onsen is an achingly photogenic hot spring town in the Yamagata region of northern Japan. And it looks even better in the snow!
Shinjuku Station in Super Slow Motion
This super slow motion video taken at Shinjuku Station freeze makes mundane life pop like living sculptures.
An Otaku's Guide to Fashion
For some otaku, dressing to impress can seem like a perplexing chore. So why not make it easy with these adorable anime characters as a guide?
Fendi Pop-Up in Ginza
To mark the 50th anniversary of its presence in Japan, Fendi opened a pop-up shop in Ginza—its first and only boutique in Japan to showcase both men's and women's collections.
Japan May Just Have a New Fashion Capital
Tokyo may be Japan's fashion capital, but not for long!