I just wanted to say that I’ve always been a fan of tabi shoes. Ever since I was a child, I wondered what kind of shoes they were. Now, I get to feel the experience of wearing a split toe shoe.
Recently, we spoke about why Japanese products tend to be some of the most respected and revered on the market – in all lines of living. From their hardware and electronics to their clothing and their cosmetics, Japanese products tend to be safer, more secure and just in general better for you than what you might have been used to.
To this point, last time we talked about some specific reasons or topics, namely the Japanese work ethic, uniqueness, monozukuri and high standards. Today we want to shine a light on why these high standards exist so clearly from a Japanese cultural perspective.Read More
When it comes to getting our nails done, many options exist that are worth taking a look at. If you are unsure of what options might suit you best or if you have been wondering whether there are any exotic designs you can choose from, you might want to take a closer look at some Japanese nails. Known for their spectacular and colorful format, Japanese nails offer the perfect starting point for those who want a more artistic and stylish look in general. Here are the reasons why going Japanese might be better than remaining with your native, normal choices:Read More
For many years, one of the most important factors in day-to-day living has been being able to get used to the idea of looking after our bodies. Algae skincare is a holistic and natural healing method which has become a proven solution to help our bodies recover and to give us lasting, attractive skin that looks wonderful.
Simply put: If you are looking for a health regime that might be capable of helping make your skin feel as fine as ever, then algae skincare is almost certainly the place to start. With that in mind, what are the primary benefits of using natural forms of algae skincare in various different forms? The following are the benefits of algae skincare in general.Read More
In Japan, one of the most common treatments that people look to use is skincare – looking good equals feeling good in most nations, and Japan is no different. However, one of the most powerful forms of treatment that you can enjoy is known as rice bran skincare. While this might sound a little odd, it’s been proven to be a powerful form of natural body treatment and management that is sure to leave you feeling sharper, healthier and happier in general.Read More
The Aizen Myo-o Isumu Japanese Buddhist statue is a replica of the original statue in Saidai-ji Temple in Nara, Japan. Isumu, the brand that manufacturers this Buddhist statue replica, has spent 10 months to develop the replica and it has certainly succeeded in recreating the very intricate details of the original. But what kind of background and history are there behind the original statue in Nara?Read More
One of the principal challenges in any home or venture is the sourcing of specialty products of certain sizes, lengths and fits. Particular valves, gauges, keys, cables or tools that have been uniquely made for certain furniture or fittings, for example, may not be effortlessly situated on the racks of a tool shop. Now and again, one may need to make a trip some distance to find a unique apparatus and driving 30 kilometers to a specific store to look for these products. This problem has been largely solved through the emergence of the Internet revolution. Today, there are numerous online shops that offer their customers the opportunity of reviewing and buying various items from inside the solace of their own homes. These online shops allow customers to ask for '24 hour conveyance' in situations when a specific product is required critically, and empower costumers with the adaptability to order a product online and collecting it at the nearest store branch the following day, so that one is guaranteed that outing to the store is not futile in light of the fact that the item has just been sourced online prior to a long distance trip. The Internet has empowered customers greatly indeed!Read More
The general belief is that tabi shoes are traditional footwear in Japan. While that is true, tabi shoes were first invented in the twentieth century and were modeled after the split-toe socks. As the socks’ design implies, the shoes also have the toe split from the rest of the fingers. However why did they become popular, what is their purpose and benefits, and how do you choose a pair? Those are all questions we are going to answer in the following article.Read More