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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Food model
食品模型
Kaminari-mon
雷門
Itsukushima Shrine
厳島神社
Ramen (Japanese soup noodles)
ラーメン
Tsukiji Market
築地市場
Gundam 1/1
ガンダム1/1
Edomae Zushi
江戸前寿司
Edo kiriko
江戸切子
Sanshin
三線
Okinawa soba
沖縄そば
Shuri Castle
首里城
Mangroves
マングローブ
Japan
VOCALOID
Japan
Fate/Zero , BLEACH
Italy
Sengoku Muso
Germany
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time
Aburi-mochi
あぶり餅
Ikkyu-ji Natto
一休寺納豆
Kyoto Streetcar
嵐電
Secrets of autumn colors
紅葉
BRAIN WAVE CAT EARS
cutting-edge tech joins Japan’s “fetish” (moe) culture
FUJIKO F. FUJIO MUSEUM
manga master who “visualized” children’s dreams
VACUUM TUBE HEADPHONES
a key item to bridge dreams and reality
GAME BAR
a gathering spot for grownups where old games are available
Wrapping
ラッピング
Daruma
達磨
Japanese knives
包丁
Nishikigoi
錦鯉
RAMEN
ラーメン
ODEN
おでん
KATSUOBUSHI
鰹節
SOBA
蕎麦
TABAIMO
MANABU IKEDA
Nerhol
KOHEI NAWA
NEBUTA MATSURI
AWA ODORI
NACHI-NO-OGI MATSURI
NIIHAMA TAIKO MATSURI