Japanese Import Gifts - The Coolest Japanese Imports, Toys and Gadgets
There are a ton of cool items sold in Japan that can only be bought in the US by dealing with someone on Ebay, buying from a small import company online or buying directly from Japan and having it shipped to you.
And we're not just talking electronics. In fact, I think the electronics availability is some of the least interesting stuff. Much more fun is the toys and personal items and small gadgets. I love all the vinyl toys and such that come from Japan. Whether you are into Hello Kitty, Final Fantasy or some Japanese anime characters, you have plenty of fun toys to choose from.
This is my collection of English language links for some of the cooler places to buy and browse Japanese goods and design.
Tokyo Style & Design
- Japan Trend Shop
Japan Trend Shop offers the latest gadgets, goods, and lifestyle products directly from Tokyo. Safe and reliable, with great prices and customer service. Get the latest trends and technology from Tokyo to your door within the week!
- Tokyomade Online Shop: Tokyo style by Tokyo and Japan-based designers
Tokyomade is an online shop featuring work by Tokyo and Japan based designers. Popular styles and themes include Tokyo cool, kawaii and wa.
- myplasticheart :: urban vinyl designer toys & culture
myplasticheart is the online source for all the latest urban vinyl and designer toys on the web. Not all of it is Japanese, but it does seem to me like most of this stuff is coming out of Japan.
- Akinaiblog Japan Shop
Lots of different product categories and they carry a lot more everyday type stuff like make-up and snacks. If you have an item you are looking for, they also take requests. Prices are listed in Yen, Pounds and Dollars.
- Japanese Gifts Toys Gadgets :: Goods From Japan
Gifts from Japan - buy traditional and modern japanese gifts and japanese products - traditional crafts plus hi-tech goods - including electronic Japanese-English dictionaries, arts, clothing, jewelry, lighting and toys.
- HOLLYWOOD RANCH MARKET
I like to just look at this design site. I'm not sure you can do anything else but look either, so just go and have a looksy. Also, if you are at work, turn off your stereo speakers. Music plays the moment you open the site.
- Rinkya - Japan Auction & Shopping Service - Japanese, Anime, Car Parts, Dolls, Robots, & Much More
Rinkya's deputy service allows you to buy direct from Japan websites and auctions. Bid and Buy through Rinkya, and they will ship directly to you. Very useful for bidding on Yahoo Japan auctions.
Tokyo Shopping Links
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