In which I don’t have to understand the design to love the design. Another win from my recent Toreba haul — I had to try for this one since the very premise made me smile. Why did they decide to make Sumikko as cave people? Why Penguin? and Neko in particular? I don’t know for […]
Read More The Get List: Toreba: Sumikko Gurashi Primitive Era Plush XL Neko
In which our sleepover is simply perfect from start to finish. Since I’m trapped in the States for the foreseeable future, I find myself thinking a bit grumpily about some of the disadvantages associated with collecting under those circumstances. One of those disadvantages is that with blind box items, you can’t just buy a single […]
Read More Sumikko Gurashi: Issho ni Otamarikai Rubber Charms
In which the Sumikko and their friends make an awfully cute kindergarten class.
Read More Sumikko Gurashi: Re-Ment Atsumare! Sumikko Youchien
In which everything, furoku and magazine, come together as cool and smooth as ice cream.
Read More Magazine: Chara Parfait Sept-Oct 2020
In which I can finally give a solid negative recommendation: don’t buy these!
Read More Sumikko Gurashi: Kuttsuki Umikko House + Figure Set
In which there is a lot that’s great about this magazine, but best of all, as always, is the furoku.
Read More Magazine: Tanoshii Youchien September 2020
In which my shameless weakness to Sumikko cuteness is at perhaps an all-time high.
Read More Magazine: Oekaki Parfait Stamp Pen Ippai Mook
In which I miss normal shopping still, but the Sumikko cheer me up like always. I think I mentioned in my past entry I had gotten ensconced in a big project taking up my whole craft room, and it’s organizing my Re-ment collection. I’m a big believer in playing with my toys as opposed to […]
Read More Sumikko Gurashi: Re-Ment Sumikko Gurashi Super de Otsukai