Before being appointed as the Creative Director of Reebok Classics in Asia Pacific region, VERBAL came up the ranks of the Japanese music industry as one half of a pop duo by the name of m-flo, gaining popularity in Japan as well as overseas. He later joined the TERIYAKI BOYZ, an outfit formed...

Converting BMX Bikes Into DJ Mixers – Turntable Rider by COGOO Flatland BMX is enjoying huge popularity in Japan, with events drawing large crowds and well-known riders alike, as well as talented DJs to soundtrack the events. But why not make the riders DJs themselves? Taking a break from...

Every year, this spooky holiday gets more popular in Japan. Tokyo shop windows are decorated with pumpkins, Halloween sales and promotions abound, and – most importantly – Halloween parties for all tastes and ages are happening around town this weekend. Many of the parties are costume...

Natural Shoe Stores are very popular in Japan. One of a kind, their exquisite decor is a tribute to nature, and wood and floral Ikebana art emphasise lines and balance. These are shops where El Naturalista footwear and philosophy blend to perfection. Since it was created in 2003, El...

is the girl's illusion of obtainability and familiarity (think back to high school, you knew at least one of the kind of girls who worked at Hooters) then, well, that seems very different than the kind of things perceived as being "sexy" in Japan. Maid cafes, for instance, enjoy huge...

Through the stomach! Okonomoyaki or Japanese Pizza! Takoyaki Udon or Soba Tonkatsu And a whole lot more!!! Let's not forget the food and drinks vending machine that are ever popular in Japan. I have a feeling I'd say hi to them the moment I stepped out of the airport! :) I'll...

After gaining popularity in Japan with their license collection, Gymphlex announced the launch of the premium menswear sub-label in 2011. Despite their parent brand's illustrious history, One Nine Zero Six have veered away from the much maligned ''heritage' tag that might have been expected...

We've been told that outside Italy Milanese shirt makers Truzzi are very popular in Japan. Not surprising as they fall on the old school list of Italian shirt makers. In business since 1890, Truzzi's quality and years on the market make them some of the best around. Well worth a look for those...

And, while the Sachin + Babi brand is extremely popular in Japan and Dubai, they're not as well known in the U.S.A...well at least for now. Sachin + Babi will launch their Concept Shop at Stanley Korshak in Dallas this fall. Sachin + Babi Resort 2012 While some designers like Louis...

(Especially ones with ears!) Candies has been super popular in Japan, but the popularity is spreading! (At the conference in Dallas, tons of girls had cute iPhone cases and it definitely got me thinking!) The case adds such a fun element to her chic outfit. Inspired by the element of...

 

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