Tagged with easter

Happy Hello Kitty Easter!

Happy Hello Kitty Easter!

Hello Kitty is still really popular here in the UK, and she seems to be a regular feature in the supermarkets now. I spotted a few different Kitty-chan Easter eggs this year… There may well be more varieties available – I didn’t really go looking for these ones, I just happened to see them. Unfortunately, … Continue reading

Happy Hello Kitty Easter

Happy Hello Kitty Easter

It seems Hello Kitty really is here to stay in England (wish she’d been so popular when I was a kid!). My local Sainsbury’s had these Hello Kitty Easter eggs for sale: What with the Hello Kitty crackers I found at Christmas, and now these Easter eggs, I think it’s fair to say that she’s … Continue reading

Origami boxes for Tohoku

Origami boxes for Tohoku

A friend of Haikugirl’s Japan is selling beautiful origami boxes online, and the proceeds are going to help recovery efforts in Tohoku. The auctions close on Saturday 24th March, so make sure you take a look right now… This site links to a set of eBay auctions of decorative hexagonal origami gift boxes. The auctions mark … Continue reading

Goodbye Kitty

I met a good friend for lunch and a catch-up today and she had a gift for me. As it was Easter last week, and she knew how much I loved things related to Japan, she had decided to buy me a Hello Kitty Easter egg (there seems to be a bit of a Kitty … Continue reading