Kate Sakai

Model and designer, K and Kate fur fur

Natural kawaii with new balance for future fashion.

“My whole outfit today is a subtle gradation of white to beige. This kind of natural look is easy to match in an everyday wardrobe, so I love it. It also fits a home interior. The more you use it, the better it suits your taste,” says Keito Sakai, a model and designer. “I believe that kawaii is becoming freer and freer, day by day. I like both the girlish style I’m wearing today as well as the hard-edged fashion. Recently, I noticed that a new balance of 70% cool and 30% girlish works well — for example, feminine ribbons and frills on top of cool black, gray, and navy colors.” She herself combines black nails and a studded black-toned iPhone case with her natural-colored dresses. Ms. Sakai really enjoys kawaii fashion.

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Harajuku fashion is a way to express myself.
I want to become Hello Kitty, the icon of Japan.
How global fans see Japan: kawaii heaven.
Natural kawaii with new balance for future fashion.
Jinrikisha(Rickshaw)
人力車
Itsukushima Shrine
厳島神社
Electrical goods store
家電量販店
Japanese pub
居酒屋
Novels of Haruki Murakami
村上春樹の小説
Gohtoku-ji
豪徳寺
Architecture Street
建築ストリート
Edo kiriko
江戸切子
Public market
公設市場
Shiisaa
シーサー
Utaki
御嶽
Village of Long Life
長寿の里
China
Kuroko's Basketball/ Magi
Japan
Panty & Stocking with Garterbelt
Japan
Fate/Zero , BLEACH
Netherland
Odin Sphere
Café from another world
純喫茶
Suguki pickles
すぐき漬け
Maiko documentary
舞妓
Kyoto Proverbs
AKIRA BIKE
enthusiasts create a dream machine from the world of Otomo’s AKIRA
BRAIN WAVE CAT EARS
cutting-edge tech joins Japan’s “fetish” (moe) culture
VACUUM TUBE HEADPHONES
a key item to bridge dreams and reality
OTAKU CAMERA
the app that makes anyone a manga character
Daruma
達磨
Cosmetics
化粧品
Kimono
着物
Candycrafts
あめ細工
TEMPURA
天婦羅
ODEN
おでん
WASABI
山葵
SUKIYAKI
すき焼き
KOHEI NAWA
MANABU IKEDA
YAYOI KUSAMA
HISASHI TENMYOUYA
MENBURYU
SANJA MATSURI
AWA ODORI
NEBUTA MATSURI
KYUDO
弓道
JUDO
柔道
NIHONBUYO
日本舞踊
SADO
茶道