When we mention about Namie Amuro, what are we really think about her? Our youth idol? fashion queen? or talented singer? Well, Amuro is a lenged of Japanese music industry, she has published 17 albums since her debuted, and won the best Asian singer award in WORLD MUSIC AWARD at 2010. She has been debuted over 20 years and still retains a huge impact on Japanese youth.
Japan is a country known for its exquisite desserts, and well-known desserts are include Wagashi, Mochi, Dorayaki and Yokan. But today, they have nothing do to with the topic, l want to introduce the three popular matcha puddings from Japan. Although the tastes are the same, but there are differences in the production and ingredients, which makes them the best companion for this winter!
How to summarize your life in a few words? This problem may be too heavy for many people, but if you have heard about Osamu Dazai and his No Longer Human, then you may have a slight impression on the famous phase: I am sorry to be born. Read More
Different people has their own definition on fashion design, some people think of it as the basic condition for survival; but there still lots of who has true passion on it, today we meet Hailun Zhou, a Chinese fashion designer from Academy of Art University who’s collection was on the stage of 2017 Graduate Fashion Show on NY fashion week. Hailun is from Shanghai and she has always inspiring and influencing on other fashion student; she also collaborate with many stylist and got published on magazine. Today, let getting closer to her personal, understanding her fashion identity, and sharing her design experience. Read More
Handbook is a big friend of Japanese, they using handbook to write down every single details of daily life, sometimes, handbook is also a drawing board for artists, most of the accounts are equipped with calendars and pens. They can be used to hold business cards and papers. Different page divisions have functions to meet different types of needs. For this time, inspired by Hobonichi: Doraemon handbook—it’s great way to have a smooth-writing and fully inked Pilot G2 pen to decorate your handbook and life!
This is Jessica, a current Academy of Art University student in San Francisco, who is enrolled as AA of fashion jourmalism and BA of fashion design, this is her second year, she is from southern CA and she is pretty excited about her future study and career in her industry.
When we mention Japanese brands, what are we thinking about? Shiseido, Shu Uemura, Uniqlo, COMME des GARÇONS Or High-end skin care line such as SK-II and The Ginza? Well, Japan is the origin of Asian pop culture, It is not only these international brands that are well known to the public, but also some local small Japanese brands that can replace them in terms of quality, design and ingredients. And these Japanese small brands are loved by the Japanese girls since they don’t have money to purchase the expensive products. They all have natural, original design, and fabric comfort features, and some brands are even beyond the reach of big brands. So these are top 6 Japanese small brands you will love for this year!
When we were reading magazines, we often encountered the exquisite Japanese girls, and our eyes couldn’t help but stay for a few seconds. Their facial features were not necessarily amazing, but they made people feel comfortable and unpretentious. So, here is the question, how can recreate a Japanese makeup look? Although Western style makeup is glamorous, but heavy liquid foundation, prominent thick lips, and exaggerated eye shadow and thick black eyeliner… For Asians, facial conditions and style are far apart. Today, we are going to talk about how to create your own Japanese makeup looks.