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Starbucks Japan releases 'Peach on the Beach Frappuccino' as summer refreshment

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Starbucks Japan has built up quite the resume of delicious Frappuccino flavors, including a popular pudding a la mode one modeled after the menu of a traditional Japanese coffee house. Now as a follow-up to their summer yogurt frapp, they're getting customers ready for their summer beach trips with the new juicy "Peach… Read

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Double-function cups and bottle caps will delight kids with cute aquarium creatures

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As a parent on the go, you don't want to be encumbered with extra things to carry around. Why bring along bottled water and a separate plastic cup when you can combine the two functions in one? Heso Production Co., Ltd., the Osaka-based unusual goods maker which you may recall… Read

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Poke Mini Bottle vacuum flask

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You may have seen small vacuum flasks by Thermos or other brands, but even at their smallest, you're not likely to find anything much smaller than 10 inches tall and 10 ounces in capacity, and those are usually kids' bottles. For example, Thermos' Foogo bottles are 9.5 inches tall and have a… Read

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Spongy soft modern Japanese sandals give you geta style without the pain

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Geta, traditional Japanese sandals, are undeniably stylish. With thick, elegantly contoured soles and cords with colors chosen to contrast or compliment, they really do make the part of your outfit that’s closest to the ground a serious fashion highlight. However, there’s also a drawback to geta, which is that they’re… Read

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Uniqlo announces line of 'Sailor Moon' T-shirts

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It’s only been about two weeks since Uniqlo’s amazing lineup of "Pokemon" T-shirts went on sale, but Japan’s most popular casual fashion brand isn’t resting on it laurels. Up next is another collaboration with one of history’s biggest anime franchises: "Sailor Moon." The new T-shirt lineup is part of the celebration for the announcement that… Read

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Mount Fuji eraser slowly reveals mountain the more mistakes you make

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Mount Fuji, the highest mountain in Japan, is one of the historical symbols of the county. Its snow capped form is instantly recognisable and has been applied to a whole host of souvenir items such as jellies and even soy sauce dishes. But with this new piece of stationery, you’ll have to wait… Read

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Official Pokemon bubble teas coming to Japan

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As we head into the real heat of summer here in Japan, we’ve been preparing to hibernate indoors under the air conditioning, sitting on our Snorlax sofas playing Pokemon Sleep in our limited-edition Uniqlo Pikachu T-shirts. But now it looks like we’ll be heading outdoors to brave the heat at least once this summer, because The… Read

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Anime robot-style cooking knives

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Japan loves craftsmanship and culinary arts, so it’s no surprise that the country has a bit of a thing for high-quality cooking knives. As a matter of fact, there’s a whole sub-category of Japanese-style kitchen cutlery, which often features katana-style hamon blade patterning and kanji character engravings. But what if you created… Read

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Enjoy a refreshing bottle of just-kidding 'soy sauce' from Japanese vending machines

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On a recent sweltering day in Nara, our reporter K Masami grew thirsty while strolling around town. She made a beeline for the nearest vending machine and inserted a coin, looking up to gauge the drink selection. Her eyes then did a double take when she spied a bottle of soy sauce in the top… Read

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Ronuts: donuts topped with slices of cake for two-in-one dessert decadence

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You'd have to search pretty hard to find someone who doesn’t like donuts, and you’d have to do the same to find someone who can’t appreciate a good slice of cake. So with both desserts being almost universally popular, the difficult question becomes which one you should eat. Of course, the best… Read

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