Last Dominicus I headed to Harajuku amongst Merri, my partner inward crime. Harajuku is a hip, trendy in addition to stylish neighborhood inward Tokyo. There are all kinds of interesting fashion choices on display here. This is an illustration of Tokyo “kawaii” culture, meaning, over the give cute and/or adorable.
Yes, that is inward fact, an octopus hat!
Even cute from the back!
This human being had a puppet to match!
There was a whole grouping of people dressed upward in addition to they sort of paraded inward a grouping together. (Maybe I postulate maintain discovered a novel role for Ella in addition to Eva’s hairclips!)
This would likely live an illustration of cosplay, or “costume play”, where you lot wearing clothing inward a sure enough subject or equally a character.
We had a groovy fourth dimension watching this procession. And you lot idea band aid’s were exclusively for boo-boo’s!
We in addition to thence wandered over to Yoyogi Park in addition to came across this grouping of guys dancing upward a storm. I called them the Japanese Elvis’. They all had pompadours, leather, in addition to blasted rockabilly music. They were awesome! It is my dream to trip the low-cal fantastic amongst them someday!
They really got into it!
These were non immature guys either, postulate heed you. There were a few that looked to live good into their 50’s!
This guy was my personal favorite, in addition to seemed to live the band leader.
Lots of pet fashions were besides on display. This footling Canis familiaris had jeans AND a hat!
This i had a Mickey Mouse outfit, consummate amongst a hood amongst attached mouse ears.
This truthful cat was inward on the action, equally well.
Not sure enough what to brand of this one. His panda demeanor companion had but taken a potty break.
Next stop, the Omotesando. This is a large tree lined shopping district amongst every high cease store you lot tin imagine. It was designed afterwards the Champs Elysees inward Paris in addition to is every flake equally exclusive! (With a few non-exclusive stores thrown in, similar this one, haha!)
There are ALWAYS characters.
I loved these beautiful tulips.
This was a trouble for popcorn, yes, popcorn. It was at to the lowest degree xxx people long. Must live skilful popcorn!
Here is said popcorn store.
One street off of the Omotesando, was Takeshita Street. This was the lower class, (and to a greater extent than fun), street to browse. This was a peculiarly interesting costume shop.
Just out of the corner of our eyes, nosotros saw a tutu skirt inward the McDonald’s, in addition to nosotros but HAD to larn a amend look. These guys were to a greater extent than than happy to set for a photo, but when I said “kawaii”, which is normally taken equally a groovy compliment, this guy said “No. No kawaii.” I idea to myself, “you are wearing bunny ears, somehow the give-and-take “handsome” didn’t come upward to mind!” LOL!
This is Takeshita Street, it was PACKED, in addition to thence much fun!