Aero Seat Cooling Cushion
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Aero Seat Cooling Cushion

June 9, 2012 Hazel Chua 0

Regardless of where you are or what you’re doing, you’re probably reading this while you’re comfortably (or uncomfortably) seated. You might have a boring day job where you’re seated in your cubicle from nine to five or you could be working on your computer the […]

Kinoko Mushroom USB Lamp
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Kinoko Mushroom USB Lamp

June 2, 2012 Patra Beaulieu 0

We once showed you a Super Mario-like LED mushroom lamp that hooks up to your USB port, and now we’ve located another set of illuminating mushrooms in the Kinoko Mushroom USB Lamp. This mushroom lamp is more like a mini mushroom farm. The three big shrooms look […]

Takoyaki Automatic Octopus Balls Maker
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Takoyaki Automatic Octopus Balls Maker

June 1, 2012 Patra Beaulieu 0

We’ve all seen the Cake Pop and Donut Hole Maker, but I bet no one has ever seen the Takoyaki Automatic Octopus Balls Maker. Just as we are accustomed to eating meatballs, the Japanese look forward to a plate full of octopus meatballs. Apparently, it’s […]

Eye Glasses Digital Camera
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Eye Glasses Digital Camera

May 24, 2012 Patra Beaulieu 1

What looks to be a silly hip-hop accessory actually turns out to be a surprisingly sophisticated piece of electronic equipment in the shape of geeky eyewear. Introducing the Eye Glasses Digital Camera. At your next hip hop gathering, serve some funky cold medinas and don’t forget to add […]

Pet Emergency Evacuation Jacket
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Pet Emergency Evacuation Jacket

May 21, 2012 Patra Beaulieu 0

Japan has experienced its fair share of natural disasters, so it’s no surprise that the Japanese have created such gear as the Pet Emergency Evacuation Jacket. But we’re all subjected to emergency situations when we have to get the hell out of dodge, and many […]

Salt and Pepper Maracas Shakers
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Salt and Pepper Maracas Shakers

May 10, 2012 Patra Beaulieu 0

Wanna know how to give your food some flava? Shake the Salt and Pepper Maracas Shakers over every dish. I used to think that grinding those 3-ft. pepper mills was a hoot, but these salt and pepper maracas are even better. Maracas shakers make cooking so much […]

Gadgets

Bandai SmartPet Robot Dog

April 25, 2012 Patra Beaulieu 11

If owning a real pooch is completely out of the question, the Bandai SmartPet Robot Dog for iPod and iPhone might not be the worst substitute. You may not have to settle for goldfish, lizards or guinea pigs after all. Virtual pets have been around for […]

Panda Darake Balance Game
Toys

Panda Darake Balance Game

April 25, 2012 Patra Beaulieu 1

What would the world be like without panda bears? I never want to find out. Now you can save panda bears from falling off the tire and becoming extinct in this chopstick-skills Panda Darake Balance Game. Though the instructions might come in Japanese, it doesn’t […]

Four-Sided Panorama Compact Mirror
Design

Four-Sided Panorama Compact Mirror

April 9, 2012 Hazel Chua 0

Sometimes, you’ve got no choice but apply your makeup in the car when you’re strapped for time. I’ve been there a lot of times myself, and most women will attest to how hard it is to pat down some eye shadow in a bumpy car […]

Heated Neck Warmer
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Sanyo Eneloop Neck Warmer

March 21, 2012 Hazel Chua 0

I have yet to find a sweater or turtleneck that can keep me adequately warm when the cold winds blow during an especially bad storm–until now, that is. The Sanyo Eneloop Neck Warmer is more than just an extension of your sweater, because it’s actually […]

Beer Jug Jokki Hour Foam Maker
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Beer Jug Jokki Hour Foam Maker

March 11, 2012 Patra Beaulieu 0

Some really spectacular lagers, a.k.a. Sapporo and Asahi, have come from the wondrous country of Japan. To hit international beer status, beer must meet all the proper criteria, including delivering just the right amount of foaminess. Japanese lagers produce truly glorious foam when poured from draft. What’s their secret? They could tell […]

Design

Grass Blades Bookmark

March 2, 2012 Patra Beaulieu 0

The need for bookmarks is on the decline now that people are getting hooked to e-readers, but a lot of us still rely on and haven’t totally given up on paper books. For all you grass-roots bookworms out there, the Grass Blades Bookmark is a freshest way to mark […]

Hana Tsun Nose Straightener
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Hana Tsun Nose Straightener

March 2, 2012 Hazel Chua 1

Most people have an issue of some sort with a certain part of their body. Some people want to be thinner, some want a longer nose, and there are those who think their thighs are too big. Hitting the gym can solve several of these, […]

iPhone iPad Noiseless USB Karaoke Mic
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iPhone iPad Noiseless USB Karaoke Mic

February 20, 2012 Hazel Chua 1

If it’s unlimited karaoke without fear of complaints or humiliation that you want, then the iPhone iPad Noiseless USB Karaoke Mic is for you. It’s a portable noise reduction microphone that will keep your singing voice confined in cylinder. You can scream, yell, try to […]

Kogao! Smile Lines Face Belt
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Kogao! Smile Lines Face Belt

February 18, 2012 Hazel Chua 0

So you get rid of brow lines with the Oyasumi Goodnight Brow Stretcher and exercise your entire face with the Face Slimmer Exercise Mouthpiece. But what about those laugh lines (or frown lines, if you did more scowling that laughing)? Worry not, because the Kogao! Smile […]

Bubble Plate Set
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Bubble Plate Set

February 18, 2012 Patra Beaulieu 0

If you’re a geek who likes to entertain and impress with your mad cooking skills, then you’re going to want to have this molecular-looking Bubble Plate Set.

Oyasumi Goodnight Brow Stretcher Wrinkle remover.jpg
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Oyasumi Goodnight Brow Stretcher

February 14, 2012 Hazel Chua 0

It’s a sad fact of life: the older you are, the more wrinkles you get. There are some people who can’t stand the thought of having hundreds, even thousands of fine lines all over their face. Unless you’ve discovered the fountain of youth, you can’t […]

Decocchao Bears
Toys

Decocchao Bears

February 10, 2012 Patra Beaulieu 1

They sort of look like Grateful Dead bears gone drag, but they’re actually stylish fashionista bears that know what’s up with accessories. Maybe you haven’t seen any of these bears hanging off ladies’ handbags in the general public. That’s because Decocchao Bears are exclusively sold in Japan. Each set comes […]

Design

Alumi Head Spa

February 7, 2012 Hazel Chua 0

Most people go for a massage at the end of a very long and stressful day. Others opt to just nap it off instead, while some others head off to the spa for some pampering. It’s a bit of a hassle though to have to […]

Propia Hige Japanese Fake Beard
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Propia Hige Japanese Fake Beard

February 7, 2012 Hazel Chua 1

If you don’t have the genes for it, then you’ll probably have a hard time growing out your own beard. But fret not, because in this day and age there are all sorts of fake, but real-looking, stuff that you can put on and most […]