You Can Buy Cat Head Masks In Japan

More from the basket of “Why but the why the hell not?” comes these new cat heads that you can get customised and ordered from Japan. These ultra realistic heads are courtesy of Housetsu Sato, a Japanese based artist who specialises with working with wool as his preferred medium. He started designing them after making one for a school festival and it took off with the … Continue reading You Can Buy Cat Head Masks In Japan

Gashapon Cat Toys Come To Japan

Capsule toy machines, or gashpaon, are huge in Japan and can literally be found everywhere. There are heaps of random treasures to be found from anime characters, Hello Kitty variations, limited edition keyrings and loads more. They’re extremely addictive though as you try and collect each item from any set and being that they’re usually around ¥100, it’s very easy to spend more than what … Continue reading Gashapon Cat Toys Come To Japan

Train Riding Cat Spotted In Tokyo

From the land that brought you the black squid ink burger comes something just as cool and different. Spotted on the Seibu Ikebukuro Line recently was a cat minding his own business and travelling on the trains like an ordinary commuter. Here are some quotes from passengers who have been travelling with this feline. “Looks like this cat is on his way home after a day of … Continue reading Train Riding Cat Spotted In Tokyo

Cat Day Celebrated With Donuts In Japan

Cats are very loved in Japan so much so that they have a National Day all for themselves. A few days on February 22nd was Cat Day and what better way to celebrate than with some amazingly delicious donuts from Ikumi Mama Animal Doughnuts. Just for you trivia buffs, August 8 is International Cat Day while February 22 is also Ninja Day in Japan. Makes sense, cats … Continue reading Cat Day Celebrated With Donuts In Japan