Kawaii food: the adorable dishes of Korilakkuma Café

The year 2018 is not just the Year of the Dog. It is also the year of Rilakkuma, who is about to celebrate his 15th birthday: incredible but true, our favourite bear was born in 2003! In Japan, the celebrations already started in our favourite way: with food. In Tokyo and Saitama, in fact, there are two pop-up café dedicated to the inseparable friend of our lazy hero, Korilakkuma. Ready to get hungry?

12 kawaii puppies to start the new year

According to the Chinese Horoscope, 2018 is the Year of the Dog! Officially, the new Chinese year will start on February 16th, but we want to celebrate it a bit earlier by making you know some four-legged kawaii characters you may never heard about. We have chosen 12 of them, one for each month of the year: what’s your favourite? Happy 2018 to all of you!

Giveaway: Christmas is already here with Modes4U

It’s a bit too soon to put the Christmas decoration, but it’s the right time to start thinking about the gifts. We want to give you an early present, to open the holiday season and to end the celebrations for our birthday. In collaboration with Modes4U we have chosen for you a super cute kawaii accessories set with a Christmas vibe. Ready to join the giveaway?

5 San-x characters too weird to be true

We did it with Sanrio characters, but we couldn’t avoid taking a look also to San-x catalogue. The company that gave us Rilakkuma, in fact, has nothing to envy the historical competitors when it comes to strangeness. As a matter of facts, San-x has possibly created during the years some of the best (or worst, depending of the point of view) oddities in the world of Japanese characters. Here is our top 5, or better top 6: there’s a final bonus!

Review: kawaii squishies on Modes4U

In Italy, we called them “anti-stress” but now they are best known as squishies and lately they are all the rage among kawaii lovers and not only them. Probably it’s because of the adorable models from Japan, as cute as detailed. And obviously super squishy! Thanks to Modes4U we joined the squishy-mania as well, by choosing 4 of the many squishies available on the online store. Do you want to know how they look? Let’s find out!

Not only Tsum Tsum: the kawaii invasion of stackable plushies

First there were Tsum Tsums, the series of plushies by Disney produced in 2014 in Japan that became in a very short time (also thanks to a very fun game for smartphone) a real phenomemon. Even in this part of the world, the Tsum Tsum mania is slowly catching on (we are practically obsessed), even if not like in Japan, where there are always new special collections and gadgets. Obviously, the other toys brand couldn’t stay watching!