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Kaws Sesame Street T-Shirts for UT

Not long after his Peanuts collection for UT, the artist Kaws has yet again teamed up with Uniqlo’s t-shirt brand with a reimagining of some of your favorite childhood characters. This time he has put his spin on Sesame Street, giving x’d out eyes to Elmo,...

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Japan’s Best-Selling Facial Soap

Coco Larme is a brand of coconut oil based skincare products that have a cult following both in Japan and across Asia, despite zero advertising efforts from the company. The star product is the Mild Soap, a simple yet effective cleanser that is known for...

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Adidas x Neighborhood Collaboration 

Adidas has tapped hot Japanese streetwear brand Neighborhood for a series of collaboration items that are just as well suited for a Saturday in the city as they are for a game of soccer. Neighborhood has infused their style into Chop Shop and Samba...

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Honda’s New NSX on Display at Tokyo Headquarters

While the Asimo demonstration is generally considered the biggest draw for visitors to Honda’s Tokyo Welcome Plaza, the adorable robot has competition with the sleek, shiny and very cool NSX car that is currently on display. Originally released in 1990,...

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Medicom Toy Releases its Latest Version of the Maneki Neko

In Japan, a maneki neko, or “beckoning cat,” is a common sight in shops, restaurants and other businesses as a kind of lucky charm. Medicom Toy has reinvented this classic figurine in the style of its popular Bearbrick toys, only this one is called a...

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Learn Your Cuts of Fish with a Tuna Anatomy Puzzle

If you’ve ever eaten at an authentic Japanese sushi restaurant, you know that ordering is not as easy as simply asking for tuna. It’s the cut of the tuna that makes all the difference, with different parts of the same fish having completely different...

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BAPE x Porter Collaboration Collection

To celebrate its 25th anniversary, streetwear brand BAPE has joined forces with Yoshida Kaban, or Porter, on a series of exclusive bags and apparel. Shark hoodies in BAPE's signature camo print, graphic t-shirts, and a bomber jacket go on sale April 25...

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Amezaiku, Handmade Candies from Japan

Most sweets and candies these days are made in factories and come pre-wrapped for sale in supermarkets, convenience stores and big-box stores. But this was not always the case. If you’ve ever been to a festival in Japan, there’s a chance you’ve seen a...

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Featured Store: Rakuma (Fril)

  Imagine a place where you can find great deals on pre-owned items in good condition, including everything from designer fashion to musical instruments. This is the store formerly known as Fril and now called Rakuma. It differs from auction sites in that each item...

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