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Show Your Otaku Devotion Everywhere You Go With The “Ita-Bag” Trend

Over the years, we have seen otakus all over the world express their love for their hobbies. Otakus have always been creative in thinking of ways to showcase their devotion to their favorite character/s or series. From “itasha,” “ita-nails,” and “itabeya” – name it, they have done it. Recently, a new trend is becoming increasingly…

10 Japanese Anime Themes to Look Out for This 2016 and Beyond!

Just like how the popular Pokémon evolve to achieve a stronger, more powerful form, anime, as an industry, also has its own evolution cycle – something which involves a series of worldwide popularity to a year-long production decline, then back to the proliferation of short, original works. This rise and fall have brought varied opinions…

“Unstylish Anime Nerd Look” – the New Fashion Trend in Japan!

Are you ready to learn what’s currently hot in Japanese fashion trends? While most of us would opt for a modish outfit, teenage girls in Japan are trading their cool look for one that is more comfy and low-key that is inspired by the typical “unstylish” anime nerd. Here are the basic things you should…

Interested in Japanese Fashion? Get to Know 3 Popular ’90s Fashion Trends in Tokyo!

There are countless numbers of fashion trends in Japan which followed an ever-changing time. Many of these originally came from Tokyo which is the undisputed heart and soul of fashion of the country. Some of them became popular, while others were instantly gone. To know more about Tokyo’s ’90s fashion, here are three of the…

Check out the Deliciously Cute Japanese Trend that has Gone Viral!

Japan is well known for amazing food choices and usually, some of the first things that come to mind are sushi, ramen, or even that dreaded natto (fermented soybeans). Yet did you know that they have incredible bakeries and baked goods as well? Yes, Japan produce some of the fluffiest bread around, made with the…

Japanese Girls Wearing “Sickly” Makeup Is Cute?

Makeup is supposed to make you look fresh and presentable, and it is also considered to be respectful of others to have some makeup on to work. There are countless women who claim that they have been told that they look sickly without makeup. Therefore, this makeup trend about looking sickly on purpose may baffle…

“Hangover Makeup” : Looking Drunk is Japan’s New Makeup Trend

You have probably seen this look sported by some Japanese idols but you were likely thinking “Yikes, she had too much blush on. Did she herself not notice it? She should sue her makeup artist!” when you saw it. However, the makeup is not a mishap by the makeup artist. It was done on purpose…

How to Stay Fashionable and Warm During the Japanese Winter

Winter is approaching and it’s a norm for locals and tourists alike to start piling on layers and layers of clothes to keep themselves warm and comfy during this season. However, the younger generations of the Japanese are always dressing to impress, regardless of where they are heading and when I mean dress to impress,…

Hot Fashion Trend from Japan, the Sukajan Jackets

Japan is well known for their pioneering fashion trends. This season one such trend has hit the catwalk and grown in popularity: the sukajan(スカジャン). Surprisingly this item of clothing isn’t authentically Japanese as it is not traditional. However, the Japanese youth adopted it and have kept it going. Fashion experts predict this will be one…