Gift Ideas for the Japanophile
We like to think that we are a cultured bunch of elves up here, enjoying the food, traditions, and wares of different countries. One country we all definitely love is Japan—Raymond even visited Tokyo in 2013 on one of his trips! If you also have some Japan-loving friends in your life, here are some gift ideas for them.
This Donutella Plush Toy is so soft and cuddly and will be a perfect little companion for any Japan fan. Want to wear ears like Donutella? Check out this Donutella Ears Headband.
Who is Domo? He is a beloved brown mascot for NHK, a TV network in Japan. In this book, Domo in the World, you can read about Domo’s adventures—in haiku form.
A Bento Box is an all-in-one stackable lunch box. It has compartments to separate food, as well as built-in plastic cutlery. This bento box also comes in purple, blue, and gray.
Use these animal food picks to decorate food on a party tray or in a bento box.
Give this Sake Making Kit to a friend so they can brew a bit of Japanese culture at home. The kit comes with everything they’ll need to make a gallon of sake, except white raisins and sugar, so grab those extra items at the store and give them alongside the kit. Then your friend can start brewing right away!
An earphone jack plug accessory is a kawaii little item to plug into your phone. (It also helps keep dust out of the jack.) This wee kitty cat is trying to catch the ball.