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News on Japanese culture, humor, manga, and current affairs. Get to know Japan with this blog written by a Japanese girl living in Spain.

23 Apr 2010      

Instructions for the Uchiage Hanabi Fireworks Projector

by Ayumi Nakai
Learn how to use this Japanese product, which is available only on Curiosite.
31 Mar 2010      

Photo Zakka: The Japanese Art of Turning Photographs into Gift Objects

by Ayumi Nakai
Photo Zakka is a new hobby in Japanese culture that consists of turning photos into objects.
5 Jan 2010      

Mog Mog Wanco: A Coin Eating Doggie Bank

by Ayumi Nakai
It has a sensor on its nose and, whenever it detects a coin, it moves its mouth to beg you for it. Push the dog’s tail to empty the piggy bank.
26 Nov 2009      

Pichi pichi Ebi-san, A Shrimp Shaped Cell Phone Strap

by Ayumi Nakai
It looks like a shrimp fresh out of the sea, but it’s actually a very realistic-looking cell phone strap. It comes in two models: cooked and live.
19 Nov 2009      

Micro Pets-i, Intelligent Pocket Size Robots

by Ayumi Nakai
Micro Pets-i are animal-shaped Japanese mascots that move, sing and interact amongst themselves.
17 Nov 2009      

Otamatone, A Curious Instrument

by Ayumi Nakai
Otamatone is an instrument that’s shaped like a tadpole and you can use it to create melodies using different techniques. Learn to play it!
29 Sep 2009      

Kudamemo, A Very Delicious Note Pad

by Ayumi Nakai
Kudamemo are note pads that are shaped like pears and apples and packed in real fruit boxes. They’re so realistic, you’ll want to take a bite.
14 Sep 2009      

Business Card Holder Shaped Like Nintendo’s Famicom

by Ayumi Nakai
A new product was recently launched on the market in Japan: it’s a business card holder that’s shaped like Nintendo’s legendary Famicom game console.
1 Sep 2009      

Eco Hime, a japanese invention for covering up bathroom noises

by Ayumi Nakai
Eco Hime is an ecologically friendly and very pretty japanese device about the size of a keychain. Carry it around with you to hide embarrassing noises in public toilets.
17 Aug 2009      

Chopsticks shaped like a Star Wars Lightsaber

by Ayumi Nakai
They’re shaped like a Star Wars Lightsaber and come in 3 different models: Darth Vader, Luke Skywalker and Yoda. Enjoy mealtimes knowing that the Force is with you.
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