Want to sleep absolutely anywhere, anytime? A new product from a Japanese company promising just that has gone viral on social media.
Wanna feel old? The Heisei Era just ended and it’s already considered “retro”. A look at loose socks and other Heisei “throwbacks”.
Newly licensed in the wearing of kimono, Rin takes a look back at what drew her closer to the traditional clothing- and to her own heritage.
A tights manufacturer in Japan seemed to forget who its target audience was when it launched this hyper-sexualized art campaign.
How a music-fueled rebellion against conformity and fixed gender roles became a significant cultural movement in Japan – and why some people are still trying to keep it alive.
“Cultural appropriation” usually hasn’t made waves in Japan. Then Kim Kardashian came along. Learn why even the city of Kyoto is objecting to the celebrity’s latest business project.
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