Monthly Archives: January 2011

Contest winner

We have our first competition winner. Congratulations to…sharkfin who came up with this entry: Collaboration with: Caterpillar  Why Construction series for the working man. Ruggedized G’s for the tough man. And here’s an artist’s (yours truly) impression of what a … Continue reading

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Business trip

I was in Kaihin Makuhari last week on business and stayed at a seminar centre there.  It was a nice enough place, although the meals were a bit strange.  Breakfast was done buffet style.  The first day at breakfast, they … Continue reading

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KIKS TYO T-shirts just in

I got a couple of T-shirts in the other day from those lovely people from KIKS TYO. When I visiting the KIKS TYO office last month with Sjors, they said that they’d send me something though the post as a … Continue reading

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T-shirt giveaway competition – Part 1

By now you must be hungry to get your hands on one of these T-shirts.  So without further ado, here’s Part One of the Shock the World T-shirt giveaway competition.  Entries MUST be posted in this thread, not here. G-Shocks … Continue reading

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Chocolate soda

I bought this a while ago but never got around to drinking it.  I was in the supermarket walking to the meat section when I saw this.  I was intrigued by the though of a liquid chocolate soft drink so … Continue reading

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100% Chocolate Cafe

For those of you who like chocolate, which will be most readers I suspect, there is the 100% Chocolate Cafe in Tokyo.  Owned by Meiji, a food and beverage manufacturer in Japan that’s better known for its chocolate and snack … Continue reading

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Auto correct problems

I’m not a fan of predictive text functions on mobiles, nor am I a fan of the auto correct on Apple’s products, basically for the crazy words thrown at me.  I recently came across this website which shows some of … Continue reading

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Competition – preview

I’ve managed to get my hands on some T-shirts (don’t ask me how) from Casio’s 2010 G-Shock Shock the World tour.  I have about half a dozen of these, and they will be given away over the next few months.  … Continue reading

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KIKS TYO

When Sjors was in Japan, we paid a visit to KIKS TYO‘s head office.  For those of you who don’t know KIKS TYO, they’re a Japanese clothing brand, specialising in hip streetwear.   Some of their clothing is aimed specifically … Continue reading

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YES Watch

Speaking of watches, here’s one that I got recently.  It’s a YES Watch.  I’ve been wanting to get one of these for absolutely years, and they were having a big sale just before Christmas, so I finally decided to go … Continue reading

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