Feather Stainless Double Edge Safety Razor Blades

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Made in Japan, Feather Hi-Stainless Double Edge Safety Razor Blades are revered the world over for being the sharpest blades on the market. The blades are platinum coated for strength and precision, and yield a remarkably close shave. Fits most safety razors. Available in packs of 10 or 200.

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Aesop Opens New Osaka Location

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Melbourne’s Aēsop will be opened their newest storefront on April 24 in Shinsaibashi district of Osaka, Japan. The store was designed in collaboration with “SIMPLICITY” creative director Shinichiro Ogata and took inspiration from Japan’s industrial revolution. If you happen to be in the area, check out this new Aesop outpost and pick up some of […]

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retaW Fragrance Body Creams

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Japanese fragrance expert retaW presents a new line of Fragrance Body Creams. Available in several of retaW’s cult scents, these creams are designed to help your skin retain moisture while providing a subtle scent. Available in both the *ALLEN, as well as *NATURAL MYSTIC scents, you can find the body creams at select stockists and […]

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IMALU x MINMI x VERBAL x Kiehl’s “Gives for Japan” Moisturizer

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IMALU, MINMI and VERBAL give their artistic talents to Kiehl’s to create three limited edition moisturizer offerings in an effort to raise money for those affected by the devastating tsunami of 2011. Each of the three artists contributed a personal design for the moisturizing cream containers in the set. This latest set of special edition […]

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retaW Body Shampoo Set

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Proving that Hiroshi Fujiwara is a man of many talents, retaW (Water, backwards) is his forward thinking fragrance brand, creating unique products designed to enhance modern life. Based in the upmarket Aoyama district of Tokyo, retaW have developed a series of expertly created fragrances, many named after the record or musician that tailored the hand […]

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Deluxe x Porter Spring/Summer 2013 Indigo Dopp Kit

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Two fantastic Japanese brands have teamed up for this Indigo Accessories collection, Porter and Deluxe. Combining Deluxe’s flair for all things streetstyle, and Porter’s famed skill at creating high-quality carry goods, the offering features a smart looking Dopp Kit. The signature element of the collection is the use of indigo-dyed denim exteriors, which are accompanied […]

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Aesop Japan Stores by Torafu Architects

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Australian skincare brand Aesop has made their first foray into the Japanese market with a little help from the team at Torafu Architects. Presenting their various luxury body treatments in a polished and minimalist manner, the stores aesthetic very much matches and compliments that of the venerable skincare brand.

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Byredo Parfums launch in Japan

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Stockholm-based Byredo Parfums don’t do things by halves. Ben Gorham’s fragrances are all hand made in Sweden, and include a range of products that include, Perfumes, Candles and body care. Even when it comes to the design of their packing they work with M/M (Paris) – it’s even photographed by Inez van Lamsweerde & Vinoodh […]

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New Techniques for Creating a Beautiful Moustache

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Check out this beautiful Japanese painting from 1908. We’ve never tried this technique but it might just work. “New Techniques for a Beautiful Moustache” from Ehagaki Sekai (Shin’an Bizen Jutsu), Komeno Hakusi. Late Meiji Era, Japan. 1908. Publisher: Kokkei Shinbun Sha (MFA)

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