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  • 3 Lucky Cats Strap
    Maneki Neko (otherwise known as the Beckoning Cat or Lucky Cat) has become quite a symbol across the world for luck and fortune, and here is a special hand-made keychain with triple the manekineko luck -- three in one! This special keychain / cell phone strap has three different colored cats. A very cute anime style version with cute expressions that combines both tradition and modern kawaiiness in one! Wear these cute kitties and maybe some luck will come your way! Length of the three cats plus strap is 10 cm (3.93 inches). Incredibly cute!
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    $2.85
  • 3 Way Egg Cutter
    A great item for bento or salads, this is a 3-way egg cutter that cuts your boiled eggs into multiple slices all in one shot. Simply lay the egg on the side and use any of the 3 slicers to slice up your egg. Use for smiles, noses, eyebrows for your decoben (decorated bento) characters or simply use to add a little extra flavor to an otherwise tasteless salad! Great for fans of Japanese Dekoben (decoben) culture.
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    $1.85
  • ABC Bento Cutter
    It's fun to get creative with bento and make something really new every day. We have a lot of books on the subject to help, but it can still be hard to come up with ideas. Well, how about writing messages in delicious bento foods, using these new ABC Bento Cutters, perfect for cutting ham or vegetables or cheese into cute shapes and spelling out messages to that special someone. The entire alphabet is included, along with a star and bird cut-out shape. Can also be used to make cute shaped cookies. Made by Torune.
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    $4.85
  • Adorably Ugly Cat Peaking Your Memo Block
    This little kitty will hold your memo for you in the office or your house. It's a tiny memo holder that's compact in size you can virtually place it anywhere on your desk. A great way to bring some cuteness to your boring desktop. NIKUKYUU FESTIVAL299
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    $6.25
  • Adult Watercolor Painting Set
    A nice item from Pentel Japan, this is a wonderful watercolor painting set for adults. Let your creative juices flow with this set of brush and oil pastels in various colors including deep orange, pale vermillion, mahogany, red, yellow, light blue, pink, yellow green, green, cobalt blue, black, and white. Perfect for art projects and artists!
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    $15.00
  • Advance KANJI Practice ROKUDOHOU Notebook   Advance, Kanji 366 characters
    Improve your writing style and learn the fundamentals of Japanese with these Kanji practice notebooks. Each page shows not only the correct stroke count and technique, but also the proper way to balance your lines to make your Kanji look professional and beautiful. This advanced book includes the most difficult of the elementary Kanji that everyone needs to know, 366 in total. A must have for those who are learning Japanese. Best of all, in addition to a great kanji studying workbook, you get a useful kanji poster you can pull out and hang on your wall for extra motivation.
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    $3.85
  • Alphabet Bento Picks
    Add a touch of Japanese cuteness to your bento, finger food dish, or lunch with these die-cut picks of varying shapes and sizes! This set includes all 26 letters of the alphabet in pick form, allowing you to make snacks or lunch into a playful word game experience. Quiz your kid with new vocabulary, mark party picks by guest's name, write text on a cupcake or even pass subtle hints of romantic interest, all with these cool picks. The decorations are only limited by your imagination. Great for all decoben (dekoben) fanatics.
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    $2.80
  • Asakusa Kaminarimon Chochin Strap (Lantern)
    Wow, this is really nice: a metal phone strap (called netsuke in Japanese) that is a traditional lantern from Asakusa, one of the most famous regions of Tokyo. It includes a traditional Japanese suzu bell, so when you attach this to your phone, camera, keys etc. you won't ever lose them again because you'll remember where you last heard the bell ringing.
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    $2.85
  • Autumn Brown Totoro Linen Noren
    Decorate your room with the seasonal cuteness of Totoro with an authentic Ghibli noren (doorway curtain). This style of curtain adds privacy to any doorway open doorway or hallway and is a common feature in Japanese homes and shops. Made of high quality material that is wrinkle resistant and washable. This fall version shows Totoro flying through an autumn sunset.
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    $35.00
  • Baby Dolphin Onigiri Maker
    Let this cute dolphin help you with your creative bento life, with a dolphin shaped onigiri rice shaper. Just fill up with rice (Japanese sticky rice is best) and press in the top part of the mold. Now, stamp out some eyes, body and flippers with the nori (seaweed) puncher, and add them to the shape. A fun and easy way to make cute rice balls.
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    $10.00
  • Baby Kitten OMUSUBI Maker / KOMUSUBI NYAN
    How many times have you said, "I want to eat an omusubi rice ball, but they're just not adorable enough?" Well your prayers are answered thanks to this new Cat Rice Ball shaper, which creates kawaii onigiri (another word for pressed ball of white rice) in the shape of a cat. The set also comes with a nori seaweed punch for making the face, ears, whiskers and little feet for your cute cats. A super cute bento and kitchen item from Japan!
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    $13.50
  • Baby Panda Onigiri Maker
    Let this cute panda help you with your creative bento life, with a panda shaped onigiri rice shaper. Just fill up with rice (Japanese sticky rice is best) and press in the top part of the mold. Now, stamp out some panda eyes, ears and a mouth with the nori (seaweed) puncher, and add them to the shape. A fun and easy way to make cute rice balls.
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    $10.50
  • Baby Penguin Onigiri Maker
    Make super cute onigiri (rice balls) with this wonderful Penguin Baby Onigiri Maker! Comes with a shaper to mold your rice into a shape of a baby penguin and seaweed cutter for the face, back and feet. Making these cute penguin onigiri is so easy. Just put some hot steaming rice into the shaper then cut some seaweed with the cutter and then paste the cut out seaweed to the onigiri. If all of this sounds complicated, don't worry, a detailed instruction is also included with the product. Get this item now and impress your friends, family or colleagues with your kawaii penguin onigiri!
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    $10.00
  • Bamboo Room Fragrance Ball
    Enjoy the refreshing scent of Take (Bamboo) in your room or office with these wonderful incense balls, featuring both a traditional Japanese scents and look. Just place these ball in your favorite places and you'll be greeted with the smells of a Japanese bamboo forest. The ball container is made using a traditional wicker basket weaving technique. Each ball's beads last for a few months. Made in Japan.
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    $5.95
  • BARAN -- Bento/Sushi Decorative Partition Grass
    Jungle up your bento with some bento grass, good for keeping your dry snacks dry and your saucy bits out of your plain bits, and great for whipping up your own original bento art creations. Now you can go wild with this thick pack of lush greenery for your lunchtime and sushi partitioning needs. This "happy! lunch" pack comes with 140 bento grass sheets (called "baran" in Japan).
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    $1.50
  • Bath Ball with Sushi Shape Eraser Inside Green tea Scent
    We've sold lots of bath balls and sushi erasers on our site and now these two unrelated items are one product. Introducing the bath ball with a sushi eraser inside. Works like a regular bath ball but when it dissolves, you get a free sushi eraser inside. There are a total of 6 different sushi eraser designs including tuna, urchin, cod roe, shrimp, fried egg, and maki roll. Collect all six sushi erasers!
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    $3.50
  • Bath Lab HERS (Bath Powder) - Apples
    The Japanese take baths seriously, taking a long bath nearly every day, which is great for relaxing and getting rid of the stress of the day. This is a great "bath powder" that dissolves when you put it in the water, releasing lovely bath oil that makes you relax and is great for stiff shoulders, lower back pain, nerve pain, Rheumatism, sensitivity to cold, frostbite, acne, hemorrhoids, chaps, skin fissure, dry skin, rashes, and prickly heat. Just throw in 20-30g of powder into 200 L of bath water and your bath will feel and smell great. This is the Apples aroma. Great for the cooler months!
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    $10.00
  • Bath Lab HERS (Bath Powder) - Muscat
    The Japanese take baths seriously, taking a long bath nearly every day, which is great for relaxing and getting rid of the stress of the day. This is a great "bath powder" that dissolves when you put it in the water, releasing lovely bath oil that makes you relax and is great for stiff shoulders, lower back pain, nerve pain, Rheumatism, sensitivity to cold, frostbite, acne, hemorrhoids, chaps, skin fissure, dry skin, rashes, and prickly heat. Just throw in 20-30g of powder into 200 L of bath water and your bath will feel and smell great. This is the Muscat aroma. Great for the cooler months!
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    $10.00
  • Beetle Tip 2 color Blue and Orange
    Here's a cool and innovative highlight marker pen from Japan by Kokuyo. This is a two color highlight pen with pen tip that borrows the design of a horned beetle which allows you to switch highlight colors in an instant. You don't need to click or reverse your pen to change, just twirl the pen and you can quickly change to the other color. Amazing! This purchase is for the blue and orange color pen. Made in Japan.
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    $1.85
  • Beetle Tip 2 color Green and Purple
    Here's a cool and innovative highlight marker pen from Japan by Kokuyo. This is a two color highlight pen with pen tip that borrows the design of a horned beetle which allows you to switch highlight colors in an instant. You don't need to click or reverse your pen to change, just twirl the pen and you can quickly change to the other color. Amazing! This purchase is for the green and purple color pen. Made in Japan.
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    $1.85
  • Beetle Tip 3-way Highlighter -- Blue
    This funky looking marker probably is the wave of the future for pen designs allowing you 3 unique tips all in one spot. The larger version is a 3mm version that does your standard wide markers while the smaller 1 mm tip allows for those more precise work. You can use them both together as a 3rd option that's great for when you need to make B/W photocopies but still want the impact of highlighting. This is a blue color.
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    $2.00
  • Beetle Tip 3-way Highlighter -- Orange
    This funky looking marker probably is the wave of the future for pen designs allowing you 3 unique tips all in one spot. The larger version is a 3mm version that does your standard wide markers while the smaller 1 mm tip allows for those more precise work. You can use them both together as a 3rd option that's great for when you need to make B/W photocopies but still want the impact of highlighting. This is an orange color.
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    $2.00
  • Beetle Tip 3-way Highlighter -- Pink
    This funky looking marker probably is the wave of the future for pen designs allowing you 3 unique tips all in one spot. The larger version is a 3mm version that does your standard wide markers while the smaller 1 mm tip allows for those more precise work. You can use them both together as a 3rd option that's great for when you need to make B/W photocopies but still want the impact of highlighting. This is a pink color.
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    $2.00
  • Beginner KANJI Practice ROKUDOHOU Notebook   Hiragana, Katakana, Kanji 240 characters
    Improve your writing style and learn the fundamentals of Japanese with these Kanji practice notebooks. Each page shows not only the correct stroke count and technique, but also the proper way to balance your lines to make your Kanji look professional and beautiful. This beginner's book includes Hiragana, Katakana, and the 240 most basic Kanji everyone needs to know. A must have for those who are learning Japanese. Best of all, in addition to a great kanji studying workbook, you get a useful kanji poster you can pull out and hang on your wall for extra motivation.
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    $3.85
  • Belle from Beauty and The Beast Classy Rod Pen
    Fans of Disney's classic animated film Beauty and The Beast will love this beautiful pen inspired from Belle's design. The pen is designed to look like Belle's ball dress with a rose on top as seen in the film. Great for writing as well as for displaying, makes for a great conversation starter too. Another wonderful product from Japan. By Ensky.
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    $19.95
  • Big Panda Mini Stationery Set
    Here's a fancy set of stationery straight from Japan. The set includes a mechanical pencil, eraser, memo pad, sticker sheet, and a gorgeous box to keep them. Comes in a cute Big Panda theme featuring adorable large pandas. A great value for all the lovely things you'll get!
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    $2.50
  • BIMOJI Cambio For Adult Real Fude Brush Pen
    From the folks at Kuretake comes a great fude pen for writing in the calligraphy style that all Japanese learn to write from elementary school age. This modern version of the traditional pen needs no special ink. It's designed so that you don't need to squeeze the pen for the ink to spread in the brush, it comes with a cover to keep the tip from being mangled. Great for all study lovers and fans of shuuji (classic calligraphy with a writing brush).To use, please remove the yellow cap and yellow ring from the pen.
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    $6.00
  • Bimoji Reusable Calligraphy Practice Set
    Using magic Japanese paper, you can write and practice your calligraphy skills over and over again using only water. Never worry about mixing ink or making a mess ever again. Simply insert water into the pen, wait for the tip to get wet, then write on the supplied magic paper. When the paper is wet, it looks like ink. The perfect gift for Japanophiles and language learners.
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    $9.85
  • Black 24.5cm Genuine Tabi (Ninja Shoes)
    J-List is proud to bring you these wonderful tabi from Japan! These shoes hug your foot sock-like for a truly comfortable fit, with rubber soles that grip the ground and allow you to move with much more agility than a normal shoe. In true traditional Japanese fashion the big toe is separated from the smaller toes for extra special balance. These shoes are not only of the type worn by the ninja of long ago, but are still used today for workmen who need the safety and comfort these shoes provide. Not only are they form fitting, they are incredibly easy to get on and off as they shut with hooks with three levels of tightness. This is size 24.5 (for feet 24.5 cm or 9.6" long). A wonderful item from Japan, wear them for cosplay or for just pure comfort!
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    $21.50
  • Black 25.5cm Genuine Tabi (Ninja Shoes)
    J-List is proud to bring you these wonderful tabi from Japan! These shoes hug your foot sock-like for a truly comfortable fit, with rubber soles that grip the ground and allow you to move with much more agility than a normal shoe. In true traditional Japanese fashion the big toe is separated from the smaller toes for extra special balance. These shoes are not only of the type worn by the ninja of long ago, but are still used today for workmen who need the safety and comfort these shoes provide. Not only are they form fitting, they are incredibly easy to get on and off as they shut with hooks with three levels of tightness. This is size 25.5 (for feet 25.5 cm or 10" long). A wonderful item from Japan, wear them for cosplay or for just pure comfort!
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    $21.50
  • Black Cat Purse
    Here's something super kawaii: a zippered money pouch featuring an adorable kitty. Incredibly soft and fluffy like a plush toy, it also comes with a handle that you can attach to a neck strap for easy carrying. This purse will hold all your money or any other valuables securely while making you look cute! This is the black cat version. cat1a
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    $13.50
  • Black Lacquer Shaft Ear Cleaner with Origami Happy Bird
    Mimikaki are the traditional ear cleaners of Japan, a personal healthcare tool with a scoop-like end used for getting the wax out of ones ears. There's a large variety of mimikaki in use and available in Japan, with everything from Hello Kitty to traditional bamboo. This is an interesting variation with a little bell and origami crane attached to one end (not the cleaning end!). Has the Kanji character 'Kotobuki' (celebration) that is sometimes found on traditional gift envelopes, sake cups, and other items that are given or used in celebration. A fun traditional item from Japan, that you can use! As always, please use common sense when inserting anything into your body or ear.
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    $3.00
  • Calico Cat Mug Cup
    Add a dash of cuteness to your dining table with this kawaii Cat Mug Cup featuring an adorable print of a Calico Cat face. Made from ceramic with a very cute design and soothing colors. Makes for a great present. Recommended for cat lovers and fans of Japan's cute culture.
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    $13.50
  • Campus Japanese Learning Word Book   Slim 44 page
    This campus notebook is not your average notebook. Designed for studying Japanese, each page is preprinted with a chart that allows you to section off foreign words, pronunciation and Japanese translation. While mainly used by Japanese for English words, it's also good for using for Japanese lessons as well. There is also a page number on the chart where you can write on to reference the word on your text book. Printed on both sides. This is a spiral bound notebook that is a slim version measuring 8 x 17 cm (3.1 x 6.7 inches).
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    $1.50
  • CAMPUS Kanji Practice B5 School Notebook   150 square 30 Sheets
    The way to learn to write Japanese is to write -- repeatedly -- until you get it. Here is a wonderful Japanese notebook that offers a great way to practice writing Japanese -- either hiragana, katakana or kanji. Each page features 150 squares for practicing your Japanese. The squares are extra large and easier to write in than smaller squared books. A wonderful Japanese study aid! A wonderful Japanese study aid! Great for studying the JLPT (Japanese Language Proficiency Test). A Campus B5 sized notebook.
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    $2.50
  • CAMPUS New Slim B5 Size Note book
    In Japan, when school time hits, there's no other place that students turn to than the folks at CAMPUS stationery. This is a CAMPUS slim notebook that comes to you in a B5 sized version but "slimmer." It measures 25.2 x 14.6 cm with approximately 30 sheets. Useful for both businesses and students.
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    $1.50