Culture

This is Roland.

A Host clubs are places where women can have some nice time with hot guys. They choose their favorite host and drink with them, talk and past time. Roland is one of them, he is...

Looking for a Halloween Party in Tokyo ? Try IkeHalo !

The Ikebukuro Halloween Cosplay Festival, which started in 2014, is one of the largest Halloween events in Japan. The festival takes place on the streets east of Ikebukuro station in Tokyo - an area...

Kim Kardashian’s “Kimono”; More Like #Kimohno

Last week, Kim Kardashian announced a new line of shapewear called "Kimono". We all know the original kimono as the national ceremonial dress of Japan. Kim's "Kimono" looks nothing like the original article of...

#HairWeGo with Pantene Japan

For many people, whether you’re into an alternative fashion or not, hair is important. It’s one of the first things people see when looking at you. How you look and dress is usually completed...

Throwback on the trends and subcultures that marked the Heisei Era.

  This month, Japan celebrated the beginning of the new Reiwa era. Heisei, the former era, lasted for 30 years (from 1989 to 2019), and between economic boom, recession and globalization, saw the emergence of...

Stand with Working Women with #KuToo

For a lot of jobs, both men and women are required to wear business attire. This includes suits, ties and nice shoes. But all that isn't necessary for the job hunting part. In Japan,...

The Broadway Musical “Hairspray” reaches Japan !

Few days ago, the famous plus-size comedian and creator of the brand Punyus, Naomi Watanabe announced her main role for the worldwide-known Broadway Musical "Hairspray" in Japan for 2020. Hairspray Musical is a story about...

Japanese New Year

There are many traditions each culture has in saying goodbye to the previous year and saying hello to the new one coming. For some places, it's more than just watching the ball...

Have a Merry Christmas in Japan!

Here in the US, Christmas has a very religious background in celebration of the birth of Jesus. Christmas Day is the designated holiday where schools and many businesses shut down. So what...

Halloween In Japan

Halloween is a holiday as loved as Thanksgiving and Christmas. Even in places that didn’t originally celebrate it. Unlike our own Halloween with its scarier origins, countries like Japan were able to adapt it...