100-yen stores are becoming more and more popular for foreign visitors. You can buy good products for only 100 yen(about 1$) per item. There are so many 100 yen shops in Japan, and these are the 3 biggest shops.
100-yen stores called 100-kin(hyakkin) have become popular as the new sightseeing spot, where you can buy a lot of interesting goods that you probably don't see in your country for 100yen (about 1 dollar).
In Japan, there are many iconic and cute characters in anime and manga. But even before anime and manga are invented, Japanese people were already creative in that field.
Have you heard of Nambu Ironware? Nambu Ironware, also know as Nambu Tekki, is one of the traditional crafts of Japan. It's getting popular worldwide.
Furoshiki is a traditional Japanese wrapping cloth which you can use in a number of ways. It's hard to believe that it's just a flat designed cloth. Here are common 5 ways of using Furoshiki!
Furoshiki is a traditional Japanese wrapping cloth which you can use in a number of ways. Here are three of the examples you can try in daily life.
Do you know Furoshiki? Furoshiki is a traditional Japanese cloth which has been used for more than 1000 years in Japan. Not only its design, but the usefulness is amazing. It can contain most things.
I'm sure you've seen sensu before. Sensu is a Japanese folding fan which is a folding fan in Japanese. Sensu is a very popular souvenir for foreign tourists because there are many kinds of beautiful ones.
The lantern, named Komorebi, is crafted from a cedar sheet of Kyoto. The engraving is realized by hand by a master artisan of Japan. This will definitely gives you comfort and warmth in your heart.
Here we would like to introduce one of the most skillful craftsman in Japan. His name is Takeshi Nishimura, known as a Yuzen Chokoku artist. He respects the traditional Japanese craftworks, but also tries to creates new style of products.