Photo by Kosaku Mimura/Nikkei In the Northeast suburbs of central Osaka stands a curious train station unlike any other. Kayashima Station features a rectangular hole cut into the roof of the elevated platform and, from inside, a giant tree pokes its head out like a stalk of broccoli.
Natural Slow is a Japanese design studio that offers some beautiful geometric pet beds for your dogs and cats. Entitled Hokora , Kamakura or Negura , the pet beds by Natural Slow combine the softness and warmth of wood with modern and geometric shapes, all complemented by a soft cushion.
The tumblr Japanese Fashion Archive , based in Tokyo, invites you to immerse yourself in Japanese fashion from the 1970s, 1980s and 1990s with an impressive collection of vintage clothing, paying tribute to Japanese designers, creators and brands.
What about having a bite in a chocolate nipple? The Japanese confectioner Mme Kiki has designed the Choconips , a box of chocolates shaped as female nipples, in order to pay tribute to women and femininity.
Here is Gatebox , an artificial intelligence taking the shape of a sexy hologram, which will be able to interact with you, but also to control the connected objects of your home.
After the keyboard, mouse, USB stick and the earrings , KFC Japan continues its promotional campaign by presenting two new WTF gadgets inspired by their famous fried chicken: an iPhone case and a pillow to nap in the shape of a leg of fried chicken! Perfect to go unnoticed in the street or at the office…
Western Village is an abandoned amusement park in Japan that will make you think about the Westworld series, with a nice post-apocalyptic touch in addition.
When a Japanese confectioner likes to imagine adorable ” Wagasi “, these traditional small pastries served with tea, inspired by iconic characters of mangas and video games, from Pokemon to Attack on Titan through Mario, Dragon Ball or Totoro.
” Condom Meals I Want to Make for You ” is a Japanese cookbook that will allow you to learn how to cook with condoms, and to prepare recipes like the Condom Cookies, the Condom Sushi or the Condom Meat Stuffing and the Condom Escargot Cooked with Butter… Behind this WTF book lies apparently a strange way to promote condom use and safe sex.
At the age of only 27, self-taught candy sculptor Shinri Tezuka ( previously ) may be one of the youngest practitioners of amezaiku , the dwindling art of candy crafting.
A little Japanese gadget that will let you turn your toasts into adorable little bears… Cuteness overdose!
Sushi Socks , a line of Japanese socks designed for all the sushi addicts, with designs incorporating the most famous types of sushi: tuna, salmon, shrimp, Japanese omelette, octopus and fish eggs… I love it!
After the French black burger from Quick restaurants two years ago, it’s time for Burger King to launch in Japan a completely black cheeseburger, called Premium Kuro Burger , in which the bread, sauce and even the cheese were colored with squid ink and bamboo charcoal… Appetizing?
For its latest ad campaign, KFC Japan has designed WTF accessories for your computer! This keyboard covered with pieces of fried chicken and these mouse and USB stick in the shape of chicken legs will be offered to the winners of a contest organized on Twitter by KFC… And for women, do not miss these beautiful fried chicken earrings! Well, it looks like KFC Japan just surpass the WTF gadgets from McDonald’s ( McDonald’s Japan released a French-Fries-Holder ) and Burger King ( Burger King releases a hands-free kit for Hamburger )!
The designers of the Japanese brand YOU+MORE imagined the Bunny Bags , some bags to fold that will transform the traditional concept of furoshiki into adorable little bunnies! These bags can also serve as storage for you home with small baskets, which will add an extra dose of kawaii to the whole.