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27% Saving on Louis Vuitton, Japan

Well according to the blurb on Amazon, you can save 27% if you buy online! This is one serious handbag. Of course it is Louis Vuitton. Back in the 1980's, when I first arrived in Japan, I had never heard of Louis Vuitton. Mind…

Shibuya Streets Vol 9

It wasn't as sunny this afternoon and so was a good chance to take a look at Shibuya in a different light. The trees looked cold as well. Which season of the year would you most like to visit Japan and…

Girls Sailor Dress

I love this design. It is such a statement! The collar looks so smart on little girls. It is amazing the things that you can buy at Amazon Japan. Do you like this kind of design?

Shibuya LEVI’S Store

LEVI Jeans has opened a new store in Shibuya on Friday. There were lots of people out taking a look at the store today and following the "promotion blanket models" around Center-gai with their red balloons.…

Kids Projects

Link to Amazon Japan I was really pleased to hear via email from my niece in Australia the other day. She told me that she had won an award for a special project in design technology. My niece has always been very artistic and…

Japan Ladies Golf Fashion

Japan golf is riding a new wave of popularity with Ishikawa Ryo in the mens section and now a group of women coming on to the scene who are changing the traditional views of golf wear. One such newcomer to the womens field is…

Mobile Phone Straps

Most users of Japanese cell phones (keitai's), have a strap on their phone. I think the original idea was so you could hold the strap in case you dropped the phone, or have a longer strap that might go round your neck. Nowadays, it…

Japan Christmas Bear

Spotted this Christmas Bear on the train heading towards Makuhari the other day. I wonder if bears ride for free? I saw this about the same time I posted on the Tokyo Live Blogging site at Dannychoo.com talking about pets on trains.…

Shibuya Streets Vol. 2

It's been a while since we have had a Shibuya Streets series. The weekends are always busy with foot traffic and with a spare hour, I took a walk out to test my a new camera. Some of the shots I was very pleased with, others got to test…

Face Masks – How do you choose?

The face mask is a common site living in Japan through both the winter months and through hayfever season. Your initial reaction may be to run when you see someone wearing the mask in case they might pass on to you whatever illness they…