Tagged: Toy

Gashapon WTF

  I know, this blog doesn’t talk enough about Japan’s weird and bizarre things. My friends who don’t live in Japan complain enough about it, and I’m sure my traffic would be more important if I did so on a regular basis (seeing the kind of...

Traditional Kokeshi

Traditional Kokeshi

    Those are traditional Kokeshi. As you can see, they look a bit different from their more contemporary versions. If I remember correctly, this picture was taken in a shop in Bikan, Kurashiki.    

Kawai Tokugawa Ieyasu

Kawai Tokugawa Ieyasu

    Yes, this is Tokugawa Ieyasu, the one and only! And as some people say sometimes “Only in Japan!” Imagine a George Washington or Queen Victoria like this… 🙂 If you’re interested I think I bought it in Osaka castle, although I could be wrong....