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Yumm…Japan’s Extraordinary Fake Food Artists Meet Technology: 10 Most Mouthwatering Smartphone Cases

Japan is known for making everything kawaii, especially when it comes to something people use on daily basis. “Deco Den (デコ電),” cellphones decorated with imitation gems and stickers are an example of such culture. Fake food for restaurant displays, is also another example of skilled artisan culture of Japan. Some of the food displays look stunningly realistic and delicious.

What if those two cultures cross? Food Deco Den. These are some of the most delicious-looking iPhone cases from Japan, they make me hungry!


1) Juicy Fruit Tart iPhone 4/4S Case


Jeez, this looks extremely realistic. You can’t tell it’s fake even if you zoom in.

Source: Kiss-you Deco Shop

2) Chocolate Cake with Assorted Berries iPhone 4/4S Case



Source: Strapya

3) Santa Claus Christmas Cake iPhone 4/4S Case

Source: Strapya


The strawberry is placed in such a way that it’s actually not in the way when you are using!

Not so into sweets? For heartier meals, how about these phone cases?

4) Pork Cutlet Curry Rice Smartphone Case

Source: Tsukasa Food Sample

Curry rice is one of the most popular food staple in Japan! Mmm…thick curry sauce over juicy tonkatsu (pork cutlet)! This case is available for iPhone 4/4S, iPhone 5, several Galaxy and Xperia phones. You can check all the available types on Tsukasa Food Sample’s website.




5) Nigiri Sushi iPhone 4/4S Case


Speaking of Japanese food, do you love sushi? Do you love enough to carry it around all the time? If yes, this is a perfect phone case for you!



It looks so good…and no, it’s not real. It’s an iPhone case. Available in a shrimp & tuna combo…




And also in an ikura & uni combo. Which one do you like better?

Source: Strapya


Maybe you can surprise your friend with it!

6) Grilled Eel (Unagi) Over Rice iPhone 4/4S Case

Source: Strapya



I cannot resist the urge to poke it with my chopsticks! I mean, just look at the attention to detail…


Every single rice grain looks so real and mouth-watering.

7) Salmon, Nori, and Pickled Daikon Radish Smartphone Case

Source: Tusakasa Food Sample

A healthy traditional Japanese breakfast menu! Available for iPhones, Xperias, and Galaxies.

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8) Hearty Steak Dinner Smartphone Case

Source: Tukasa Food Sample

I…I cannot eat anymore…
Available for iPhones, Xperias, Galaxies.

9) Assorted Oden iPhone 4/4S Case

Source: Strapya

Oden is my favorite food in winter! It always reminds me of the season in Japan…. The phone case even comes with yellow karashi mustard!






10) Sweet Smartphone Cases by “Deco Den Artist” Dolce Deco

Source: iPhone Sweets Deco Case Workshop

Dolce Deco is a professional decoration artist (yes, there’s such a thing) who runs Sweets Deco School, a private school specialized in teaching students how to decorate phones with fake sweets.  Anybody can take the workshop, and it’s a very small, intimate environment with maximum 4 students at a time!

These are some of the phone cases Dolce Deco made (you can buy them from her online store too).

Source: Dolce Deco Online Shopping

Source: Dolce Deco Online Shopping

Did they make you hungry? I actually feel so stuffed just from looking at them!
If you would like to order any of the smartphone cases shown here, you could make an order from Rinkya Store. Just copy the source URL and paste it in the Store Order form! ^_^


Grooviest iPhone Holder Ever – Takara Tomy Face Stand lets you dance, dress up, and sing!

There are hundreds of choices available for iPhone stands nowadays, but nothing is quite like Takara Tomy’s Dancing Face Stand for iPhone. It is very… strange.

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By inserting your iPhone in the slot, Takara Tomy Face Stand plays music from your iPhone/iPod Touch and dances according to the rhythm!

Not only it can dance, but using its built-in App it’ll automatically make your face displayed on the screen lip sync with the music.


Evidently you can choose to dress up as a giant panda and wear weird masks…

Check out the video on Takara Tomy’s website to see how it works!

Compatible with iPhone 4/4S, 5, and iPod Touch (4th gen).

Pre-order Takara Tomy Face Stand for iPhones from Rinkya Stores now!
Shipping will start from end of June.