The JapanCulture•NYC 2022 Holiday Gift Guide (Part II)

For our second JapanCulture•NYC 2022 Holiday Gift Guide, we revisit the concept of last year’s guides of one-stop-shopping at a holiday market and the perfect day of shopping. This gift guide will take you back to Japan Village in Industry City from our 2021 guide, but with new and exciting places to shop. We’ll explore The Loft, the second floor of Japan Village, which opened … Continue reading The JapanCulture•NYC 2022 Holiday Gift Guide (Part II)

The JapanCulture•NYC 2022 Holiday Gift Guide (Part I)

The past few years have certainly been different for everyone. We spent way more time indoors and isolated than we ever expected. We cut our outings and social calendar down significantly. Some spent the height of lockdown finally “Marie Kondo-ing” their places and truly downsizing. Due to that, for our first gift guide of the 2022 holiday season, we are suggesting giving the gift of … Continue reading The JapanCulture•NYC 2022 Holiday Gift Guide (Part I)

Witness a Kimono Rebellion at Globus Washitsu

Kimono Rebellion: Seijinshiki X Glam Rock Friday, November 4 through Tuesday, November 8 from noon until 6:00 p.m. Globus Washitsu – 889 Broadway at E. 19th Street, PHC Admission:  Free Globus Washitsu presents Kimono Rebellion: Seijinshiki X Glam Rock. Twenty kimono by the House of Miyabi will be featured for their international premiere. Curator Spree Kingyo from Berlin and chief designer Ikeda from Kitakyushu, Fukuoka, … Continue reading Witness a Kimono Rebellion at Globus Washitsu

The Loft to Host Spring Pop-Up Market by IPPIN PROJECT

Spring Pop-Up Market by IPPIN PROJECT [Japanese Design for Fine Living] Thursday, May 5 through Sunday, June 5 Thursdays and Fridays from 11:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays from 11:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. The Loft at Japan Village at Industry City – 934 3rd Avenue, Brooklyn (2nd floor above Japan Village) IPPIN PROJECT has returned to Industry City for its Spring Pop-up … Continue reading The Loft to Host Spring Pop-Up Market by IPPIN PROJECT

Japanese Dessert Shop Reopens in New Home at Industry City

You may recall Tadaima dessert shop from our 2021 Holiday Gift Guide.  After a two-month hiatus they have now reopened in their gorgeous new space, just down the hall in Industry City’s The Makers Guild.  The new shop’s facade looks like it was transported from Japan with signage in the form of a traditional Japanese andon lantern and intricate woodwork framing the windows. Owner Ayaka … Continue reading Japanese Dessert Shop Reopens in New Home at Industry City