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Creative brooches let you customize the logos on your clothes! (10 pics)

The Japanese designer  Mikiji Nagai has created a collection of creative brooches that allow you to customize the embroidered logos on your clothes. An excellent concept that will transform, for example, the Ralph Lauren logo or the famous Lacoste crocodile by adding a flying saucer, an aquarium, microphones or a vintage television.

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Creative brooches let you customize the logos on your clothes! (10 pics)

Amazing bonsai made of thousands of miniature origami (19 pics)

Here are the creations of the Japanese artist  Naoki Onogawa , who realizes bonsai consisting of thousands of miniature origami! By meticulously folding cranes in origami, Naoki Onogawa composes delicate and poetic trees that necessarily refer to the ancient Japanese legend of the 1000 cranes and the story of Sadako Sasaki .

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Amazing bonsai made of thousands of miniature origami (19 pics)

Cocoa Walkcar – A Japanese miniature vehicle to get around town (7 pics)

The Cocoa Walkcar is a miniature electric vehicle, created by the designers of  Cocoa Motors , a Japanese company based in Tokyo. Inspired by the Segway and other portable transport systems, the Walkcar weighs less than 3 kilos and supports a maximum load of 120 kilos! It is capable of reaching a maximum speed of 10 km/h and to run during 12 km with 3 hours of charging.

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Cocoa Walkcar – A Japanese miniature vehicle to get around town (7 pics)

Download more than 2500 vintage Japanese prints in HD (31 pics)

The  Library of Congress website has just released online an impressive collection of more than 2500 Japanese woodblock prints , that you can download for free in high-resolution! A true gold mine for all the lovers of Japanese culture, which includes artworks created between 1600 and 1980, mainly in the style Ukiyo-e , developed during the Edo era.

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Download more than 2500 vintage Japanese prints in HD (31 pics)

Disney Princess Lingerie arrives in Japan… (7 pics)

Yes, the Disney Princess Lingerie  arrives in Japan… Disney princesses are an incredible source for fanarts, goodies, toys and parodies, and this time it is the Japanese brand Bellemaison  who decided to offer a lingerie collection inspired by the famous Disney princesses: Rapunzel, Belle, Aurora and Cinderella…

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Disney Princess Lingerie arrives in Japan… (7 pics)