For JapanCulture•NYC’s Holiday Gift Guide 2021, we are bringing you a two-part series that combines one-stop shopping for multiple people on your gift list plus a nice outing for yourself. Our first suggestion is the upcoming Japanese Handcraft Show that features local Japanese artists or Japanese-inspired artists as well as NYC-based Japanese food vendors. Japanese Handcraft Show Sunday, December 5 from noon until 6:00 p.m. … Continue reading JapanCulture•NYC Holiday Gift Guide 2021 (Part I)
Craft Therapy As the pandemic continues and we find ourselves at home more than ever, many people discovered new hobbies, started crafting, or learned a new skill. Here are two locally based companies that offer Japanese textile crafts in convenient at-home kits. These would be perfect for the crafter in your life looking to learn something new. Japanese Tie-Dye Yamato Indigo specializes in Japanese indigo … Continue reading The JapanCulture•NYC Holiday Gift Guide – Part IV
Give the gift of beauty this holiday season while supporting local Japanese salons or studios by purchasing gift certificates. Here are two that we recommend that will cover a wide gamut of different beauty services: Sei Tomoko Salon 142 W. 4th Street, New York, NY 10012 Phone: 212-477-5475 240 E. 13th Street, New York, NY 10003 Phone: 212-533-6613 Tamago Skincare 236 E. 13th Street, New … Continue reading The JapanCulture•NYC Holiday Gift Guide – Part II
As we all have experienced, 2020 has been a very different year. Due to that we thought we would approach our 2020 Holiday Gift Guide differently, also: Instead of posting one guide, we have decided to post several ideas throughout the next month. Every year we focus on local, Japanese small businesses, and that has never been more important now! Today we bring you our … Continue reading The JapanCulture•NYC Holiday Gift Guide – Part I
With only two weeks left to shop for your holiday gifts, Japan Culture•NYC is pleased to present our 2019 last-minute gift guide! This year we are focusing on pop-up shopping experiences. Whether it’s a vendor at a holiday market or a special pop-up shopping event, we have curated a list of great Japanese or Japanese-inspired pop-ups for you to check out and secure the perfect … Continue reading The JC•NYC 2019 Holiday Market Pop-Up Gift Guide!