1. Ukiyo-e Ota Memorial Museum of Art

    Travel Ukiyo-e Ota Memorial Museum of Art

    The Ukiyo-e Ōta Memorial Museum of Art (浮世絵 太田記念美術館 Ukiyo-e Ōta kinen bijutsukan) is a small museum located in Harajuku that houses the woodblock print (ukiyo-e) collection of Ōta Seizo V (1893-1977), a former president of Tōhō Insurance. He amassed over 12,000 pieces of prints that are...
  2. R

    Jewelry stores

    I hope the title isn't too misleading. I'm looking for a shop that sells lip piercings- or 'labrets' and rings in Japan close to the Atsugi/Tokyo area. I just recently got the piercing in the United States and lost the little ball that goes on the front of the labret, so it's a little urgent to...
  3. mdchachi

    Retro Video: The Diamonds - Harajuku

    Lots of other things I should be doing but instead I'm unarchiving this clip of The Diamonds playing on the street in Harajuku in 1995. (This was back in the day when they actually closed off the street on Sundays). Who are the Diamonds you say? All I know is this lady saxophone player caught...