News and New Japanese Art

Apr 15, 2016

Just in time for warmer weather, over-the-knee socks with a kinbaku rope bondage pattern designed by Hajime Kinoko! Available in four different color combinations, you're sure to find one to fall in love with.

Hajime Kinoko Shibari Socks Black Hajime Kinoko Shibari Socks Blue Hajime Kinoko Shibari Socks Pink Hajime Kinoko Shibari Socks Red
black background
gray/white ropes
ballet pink background
blue ropes
white background
pink ropes
white background
red ropes

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Apr 1, 2016

The brand new books "Wachtraum" by Mari Shimizu and "Fallen Princess" by Tama are now available for pre-order. They will both be signed by the artist and are expected to arrive around April 15th.

Mari Shimizu Wachtraum SIGNED Tama Fallen Princess SIGNED
Mari Shimizu
Wachtraum
Tama
Fallen Princess

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Mar 29, 2016

On the way to AkaTako very soon, Hajime Kinoko's new book "Red", the intermediate level kinbaku instructional DVD, and a ROM disc titled "White". Items are expected to arrive early April!

Hajime Kinoko Red SIGNEDHajime Kinoko Modern Kinbaku Techniques Intermediate Level DVDHajime Kinoko White ROM
"Red"
book
Intermediate Level
Kinbaku Instructional DVD
"White"
ROM

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Feb 17, 2016

New mini-monograph by Shintaro Kago of a bloody good time at the Summer Festival (matsuri)!

Shintaro Kago Summer Festival SIGNED

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Jan 31, 2016

Two signed books by Hajime Kinoko now available. "Nawanano" is a larger format book full of only Nananano photos in four different settings. "Fly Agaric" is smaller but many more pages, packed with ten different models tied up in beautiful positions.

Hajime Kinoko Nawanano SIGNEDHajime Kinoko Fly Agaric Rope Artworks SIGNED
Hajime Kinoko
Nawanano
Hajime Kinoko
Fly Agaric

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Jan 31, 2016

Just arrived, one instructional kinbaku DVD with English subtitles and two Shibari art DVDs by Hajime Kinoko. The Beginner and Insomnia DVDs feature popular model Nananano while the SM Sniper DVD features adult actress Yu Kawakami.

Hajime Kinoko Modern Kinbaku Techniques Beginner Level DVDHajime Kinoko Insomnia Bondage DVDHajime Kinoko SM Sniper Kinbaku 3 DVD
Beginner Kinbaku
Techniques DVD
Insomnia Bondage
DVD
SM Sniper
Kinbaku 3 DVD

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Jan 10, 2016

Just added, two new posters by Shintaro Kago - "Body Tour Sugoroku" is a smaller A2 size while "Pretty Girl Pictures" is a larger B2 size. Both are signed in black marker!

Shintaro Kago Body Tour Sugoroku poster SIGNEDShintaro Kago Pretty Girl Pictures poster SIGNED
Shintaro Kago
Body Tour Sugoroku poster
Shintaro Kago
Pretty Girl Pictures poster

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Jan 9, 2016

Featuring the cover artwork of Suehiro Maruo's new edition of "Rose Colored Monster", the poster is B2 size and signed in silver marker!

Suehiro Maruo Rose Colored Monster poster SIGNED

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Jan 8, 2016

Four styles of shibari (rope bondage) tights featuring an original design by Hajime Kinoko are now available for pre-order! Expected to arrive by end of January.

Hajime Kinoko Shibari Tights BlackHajime Kinoko Shibari Tights PinkHajime Kinoko Shibari Tights RedHajime Kinoko Shibari Tights Undercover
Hajime Kinoko
Shibari Tights Black
Hajime Kinoko
Shibari Tights Pink
Hajime Kinoko
Shibari Tights Red
Hajime Kinoko
Shibari Tights Undercover

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Jan 4, 2016

Last year's "Creation Project 2015" transformed the artwork from professional artists and a few local schoolchildren into beautiful knit scarves made in Date City, Fukushima Prefecture. Scarves are available for pre-order now and expected to arrive end of January 2016.

Fuco Ueda Date Knitting ScarfTakato Yamamoto Date Knitting Scarf
Fuco Ueda
Date Knitting Scarf
Takato Yamamoto
Date Knitting Scarf

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Jan 4, 2016

New bold graphic tights featuring the artwork of Yuka Sakuma are now availalbe. Masked faces emerge from black and white striped shirts while delicate hands stike a pose.

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Yuka Sakuma
Masked Group tights
Masked Group tights
(detail)

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Jan 4, 2016

"Alice in Mushroom Land" is a fantastical reimagining of the Alice story where Alice falls down a hole and gets lost in a world of talking mushrooms. Her guide is a friendly mole wearing top hat and tails. Illustrations by KYOTARO and text by Kotaro Iizawa. SIGNED by both!

Kyotaro Kinoko Alice in Mushroom Land SIGNEDKyotaro Kinoko Alice in Mushroom Land SIGNED

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Dec 22, 2015

Two brand new posters by Trevor Brown are on their way to NY now and available for pre-order. Both artworks were printed in the recent Pandora book and were selected by public poll.

(Posters arrived December 26th and are available now!)
Expected to arrive shortly after Christmas. Only 50 pieces of each were printed and they are signed numbered by Trevor Brown.

Trevor Brown Appleheart poster SIGNEDTrevor Brown Child of Satan Child of God poster SIGNED
Trevor Brown
Appleheart poster
Trevor Brown
Child of Satan, Child of God poster

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Dec 15, 2015

Four original "Funny Girl" paintings by Shintaro Kago with a fresh summer theme are now available for pre-order. They should arrive before the end of 2015.

Shintaro Kago Funny Girl 105 Original Painting Shintaro Kago Funny Girl 106 Original Painting Shintaro Kago Funny Girl 107 Original Painting Shintaro Kago Funny Girl 108 Original Painting

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Nov 28, 2015

A small series of Namio Harukawa original drawings featuring a serious brunette woman holding a gun are now available by special order. Each ships direct from Tokyo and is monochrome pencil on paper.

Namio Harukawa Original Drawing 42Namio Harukawa Original Drawing 43Namio Harukawa Original Drawing 44

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