Vintage improv Kimono photo shoot

This blog post has been in my drafts for some time...it seems that now is the day to release it! The story: A while ago my friend and I did a little improv photoshoot to present a couple of vintage Kimonos which I found in Japan, as well as one hand-stitched and painted Kimono that … Continue reading Vintage improv Kimono photo shoot

Hoshinoya Hotel Tokyo – a brand new old-style Ryokan

Today's post is once again influenced by my love for Japan, Tokyo and the amazing buildings that you can find there. Riddle me this: You do construction work in a multi-million people city and find a natural hot spring. What do you do with it? Answer: You do some more construction work and put a … Continue reading Hoshinoya Hotel Tokyo – a brand new old-style Ryokan

SiberianNewspaper: There is more depth to Japan than Jpop and Kawaii

  Do The lights turn green and hundreds of people flood the giant intersection simultaneously from 3 directions. There is not one empty square meter, yet everyone is polite enough to walk past each other without bumping or hitting one another. I take another sip of my Macha latte. „Oh my God! This is like … Continue reading SiberianNewspaper: There is more depth to Japan than Jpop and Kawaii