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DIY! Kawaii Journaling Stickers Using LINE Sticker Designs

Buying Japanese stickers can be expensive. Worst of all, sometimes you buy a sheet that’s even too cute to use! I know shopping is a hassle, and lately I’ve really been enjoying printing my own stickers to use. The best part is you can reprint them over and over, so…

The Best Places to Get Japanese Stationery Outside of Japan

Whenever I post something from my Hobonichi, I sometimes get questions about where I obtain such cute stationery. The truth is, I get most of it in Japan but that’s not a helpful answer for most people. But don’t worry, there’s also a lot of stationery I buy online that…

Romantic Paradise Tokyo Tower… When You’re Single

There’s something you’ll notice when you go to Tokyo Tower: for locals, it’s a popular date destination. Tokyo Tower lends itself to this idea quite well, and often contributes to the romantic atmosphere. It’s easy to see why the landmark is a go-to for dates. It resembles the Eiffel Tower,…

Otona Kawaii Guide – Part 1: History of Otona Kawaii

Welcome to the first part of my otona kawaii guide. This guide will be broken into multiple parts, and exists to provide some insight into: what otona kawaii is, it’s history, and how you can adapt it into your own life. You might be surprised to learn that it already…

Touring My Otona Kawaii Studio: Part 1

Never would I call myself an interior designer, but I do enjoy decorating my space to be completely, unapologetically me. Too often I look on Pinterest for room inspiration and it all looks the same. Neutral tones, whatever furniture style is trendy at the moment, plants. Nothing against plants, I…