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What is Japan’s “Kawaii! Culture” so loved by the world? Let’s review basic facts about “Kawaii! Culture” that you have been too afraid to ask!

It was 2010 when Takashi Murakami, a worldly contemporary artist, proposed for a “strategic ‘Cool Japan’ method of production in the art world,” leading to the appearance of the Cool Japan Advisory Council at the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry in 2010. While Cool Japan is Japan’s all-nation effort …

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Japan’s outstanding traditional craftsmanship and Cool Japan’s latest designs come to life! Traditional techniques live on in these five recommended general selections.

When it comes to traditional handicrafts, Japan’s craftsmanship techniques have been carefully passed down through the hands of people in each producing region. With a history dating back over 100 years, artisans make full use of ancient skills to handcraft a wealth of products which are in line with the …

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