Monthly Archives: January 2017

Know all about Rinkya Community Auctions (Internal Bids)

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Did you know that you can safe tons of money with Rinkya Community Auctions (Internal Bids)? You save money by bidding against Rinkya bidders.

Rinkya Community bids (e.g. bids between Rinkya members) function exactly like normal bids, except that a different pricing strategy is adopted for any amounts above the final Yahoo Japan price.

Up until the price the item is won at on YJ, all normal pricing rules apply (with the exception that no sales are applied). For the amount between the Rinkya won price, and the YJ won price, a much cheaper exchange rate of 250 is used. Meaning you pay $1 for every 250 yen that the price is over the Yahoo Japan price.

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Alice in Wonderland Tea from Karel Capek: Alice’s Girls Tea and Alice’s Chocolate Grey

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Lost on what to give as Valentine present? What about an Alice in Wonderland Tea set from Karel Capek? There are two flavors: Alice’s Girls Tea and Alice’s Chocolate Grey. They both have Alice in Wonderland motifs, and all of them are super cute! Each set contains five bags and will sell for 594 including tax.

Alice’s Girls Tea is sweet and with strawberry flavors. It also has vanilla and tea from Sri Lanka. It has a very rich flavor and can be drank with whatever you like: alone, with cookies, cakes, etc.

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Gudetama Café opens at Maid Home Café in Akihabara

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A Gudetama Café opens at the Maid Home Café in Akihabara for a limited time. Gudetama, the lazy egg, is a cute anthropomorphic amazing egg. He’s perfect for food and creating amazing bentos. Now, from Juanuary 14 you can enjoy Gudetama in one of the most amazing Maid Cafés in Akihabara, the Home Café.

Maid cafés are famous for having an amazing staff of cute and hardworking mades. Now, they’re going to make all your dreams come true with Gudetama. The maids at Home Café are going to bring you the cutest menu ever with Gudetama.

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Custom Blythe Dolls: Sourire Custom Blythe Alice

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Custom Blythe dolls make great collectibles. This week we have a sweet Sourire custom Blythe Alice for you. She is lovely made and is extremely sweet. Sourire has dropped all the original makeup, and carved her face. She also coated the face with several layers of matte spray. Please don’t scratch the face with the fingernails.

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Let’s take a closer look at her!

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Bento Friday: Kawaii Bento Box Ideas

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This week’s bento Friday comes with four super kawaii bento box ideas for you to enjoy. All these ideas come from the hands of Little Miss Bento. We start with some sweets. What about some Sanrio melon-pan breads? Or Pompompurin? Melon pans or buns are perfect to play with different characters, like Hello Kitty, Lala, Gudetama or Kiki. The list is as huge as your own imagination!

Let’s take a look at the rest of ideas!

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Marvel Tsum Tsum Cakes: Spider-Man is a berry Cake!

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Marvel Tsum Tsum Cakes: Spider-Man is a berry Cake! Ginza Cozy Corner is releasing a set of Marvel Tsum Tsum cakes Valentine’s day. The set is a Petit Gateau Valentine Collection that includes 9 Tsum Tsum cakes. It’s a limited set. It’ll sell from January 13 until February 14 at Ginza Cozy Corner. The set will sell for 2268 yen including tax.

Marvel Tsum Tsums are super cute. This set contains some of the cutest ever, like the berry Spider-Man. The set lineup is as follows:

  • Black Widow: a tart of chocolate cream and white chocolate cream
  • Hawkeye: a mango cream roll cake
  • Thor: a passion fruit ganache-filled lemon cream tart
  • Falcon: a chocolate cream and cocoa sponge roll cake
  • Marvel Tsum Tsum: a vanilla flavored white chocolate cream and cocoa sponge cake
  • Spider-Man: a raspberry cream and raspberry flavor sponge roll cake
  • Captain America: a mint-flavored white chocolate cream tart
  • Iron Man: a white chocolate cream and roll cake with raspberry flavored sponge
  • Hulk: a Matcha Mont Blanc Tart

If you’re going to spend Valentine’s Day in Japan, consider getting your hands on this Marvel Tsum Tsum Cake Set from Ginza Cozy Corner.

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Japan’s Moon First Landing Candy

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Japan’s Moon First Landing candy are here from Vintage Confections, a brand that specialises on delicious candy. They’re releasing their Moon Candy. Vintage Confections is an American lollipop candy. There are 6 candy with different patterns. Reservations are accepted from January 11 until February 8. Each lolly has different motifs: Earth, Saturn, Jupiter, Sun and Uranus. The Moon Candy are packed all together. The set is astonishing, with hyper-realistic candy that are a treasure.

These candy are very astonishing. The patterns are very realistic. These candy are a must-have. Plus, the designs are so realistic and amazing that it takes a great will to eat them all. And yet, they’re delicious.

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Limited Hello Kitty Café in Osaka

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Rejoice because there’s a limited Hello Kitty Café in Osaka. Hello Kitty and Dear Daniel are the stars in the super cute menu at THE GUEST Café & Diner in Shinsaibashi, Osaka. All the menu is incredibly cute, and I’m sure it’s a pure delight to eat and drink everything!

It’s affordable too! For example, the Hello Kitty Full of LOVE Beef Stroganoff costs 1480 yen, and it comes with a cute ceramic cup.

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Custom Blythe Dolls: Diana from Anne of the Green Gables Ritta Custom Blythe

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Custom Blythe dolls make great collectibles. This week we have a Diana from Anne of the Green Gables for you. It’s a Ritta custom Blythe Doll. The base doll is a Déjene Champs Elysees. She has lovely lips, amazing hair and comes with a cute dress set. Ritta got rid of the original make-up, and carved the face and lips. She is super cute.

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Let’s take a look at her here!

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