Japanese furniture has been around for many years. Many Japanese furniture brands offer unique products laced with elements of Japanese culture. They are also guaranteed to elevate your home. Most of traditional Japanese furniture is designed with the concepts of balance and simplicity in mind. It is also very simple and functional, while also managing to be very creative at … [Read more...] about Japan’s Furniture Brands and Japanese style furniture
Nikon, Canon, Sony... Many famous manufacturers of high quality camera products come from Japan. Their reliable quality allows anyone to easily take extremely sharp photos from far distances. For those of you looking to get into the world of serious photography, we will guide you through the best cameras to buy from Japanese companies, as well as other goods that can help to … [Read more...] about Top 9 Japanese SLR Cameras and Recommended Goods
As lifestyle changes have kept more people at home in recent months, many people have started to worry that their fitness habits have been slipping over time. Developing a daily routine to stay in shape is important, especially now, and these pieces of exercise gear from top Japanese companies will give you a well-rounded workout that can reach all desired muscle … [Read more...] about Top 10 Japanese Exercise Equipment for Home!
What is Takoyaki? Takoyaki is a ball-shaped Japanese snack from the Osaka area that was first invented in the early 20th century. The word 'takoyaki' literally means grilled octopus. Made with a batter similar to that for pancakes, the main ingredient is the pieces of octopus added to each takoyaki ball. The takoyaki maker that is used to make takoyaki usually looks like … [Read more...] about What You Need to Make Great Takoyaki at Home
New and Innovative Home Appliances are Gaining Popularity! When people use the word 'home appliances', it can be known to include various electric appliances used that we have been trained to use from childhood such as refrigerators, washing machines, television, and vacuum cleaners. Recently, there have been appliance manufacturers who are challenging the old designs of … [Read more...] about Japanese Appliance Brands That Emphasize Design and Function
In today's world, the digitization of writing tools has advanced greatly and there has been less general interest in analog tools. However, Japanese-made stationery tools have a unique quality that still makes them worth checking out for writing enthusiasts! Their famously light-hearted and cute designs have made them many fans overseas. The 'Japan Stationery Awards', which are … [Read more...] about Practical and Cute Japanese Stationery Goods
As with the Meiji era, to the Taisho era, to the Showa, Heisei and finally the current Reiwa era, Japanese history has for centuries been divided into eras with unique names that, as of recently, are meant to coincide with the emperor that reigned at that time. Each of these eras is defined and remembered by the events and trends that occurred throughout them. currently, … [Read more...] about Give Your Interior Design a Showa Era Makeover!
When you think of typical summer foods, what comes to mind? Perhaps watermelons, ice cream or some type of grilled meat? We think that nagashi soumen should be the next food for you to keep in mind. In Japan, this dish has turned into an annual summer event. Nagashi soumen originated on the Japanese island of Kyushu in the 1950's, and from there expanded into a nationwide … [Read more...] about Make the Summer Food Nagashi Soumen at Home!
German non-alcoholic beer is created through a process of 'dealcoholization' in which alcohol is removed from the drink. The manufacturing method for Japanese non-alcoholic beer is totally different. Why Drink Non-Alcoholic Beer? There are many good reasons to not drink non-alcoholic beer, such as how it can make driving safer, or how it can be better to drink for … [Read more...] about Learn About The World of Japanese Non-Alcoholic Beer!
In Japan, this year's line of sakura themed collector's items at Starbucks have been made available as of this February! You can add a bit of Japanese spring style to your meals and coffee breaks with these elegant designs. Check out the image gallery below for some examples of what is available in the 2020 series. The Stylish and Reusable Starbucks 2020 Sakura Series! … [Read more...] about Enjoy Sakura Themed Starbucks Goods!