Wednesday, 25 August 2010

Things I did & saw in August

Hana + Hanna Exhibition with Ebony.
hana + hanna exhibitionhana + hanna exhibition
Pretty shop in Ginza - TSUMORI CHISATO GOLD.
gold shop
Lovely band's live show in a classic tea house.
the classic tea house
Bon-odori (dance) festival in Jiyugaoka.
bon dance festival
The sarusuberi (Crape-myrtle?) looking ever so pretty in this extreme heat, one of not so many things I love of Tokyo's summer.
sarusuberi

Autumn still seems really far away here.

P.S. You can buy Hana + Hanna's wonderful works here: Hana, Hanna.
Hanna's pretty blog here.

12 comments:

  1. those photos are really nice, it looks like a great store also

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  2. Oh it's so fun to hang out lots Hiki-chan!
    xoxo

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  3. Such pretty photos~ autumn seems very far away in Taiwan too. It's so hot everyday.

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  4. Marinka,
    thank you, the first 2 photos are from a little shop/gallery and it's really sweet!

    Abby,
    Those lanterns looked really pretty with the blue early evening sky behind ;)

    HelloSando,
    I'm so happy you live in Tokyo Ebo-chan!!!!!!

    Lavender Playground,
    I guess you live in a hotter place than Tokyo, but at the moment Tokyo might beat Taiwan!?!?

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  5. Oh Hiki these are cool. Love the grain. And the last one is terrific !
    ;-)

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  6. that tsumori chisato gold shop looks like it's waiting to be "peeled". very nice!

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  7. ooh these are nice hikisan!
    that gold building is so fancy! haha i like it
    i hope to see you and ebony in tokyo on day :-)

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  8. I am in love with Hanna's work ... I wish I could visit her exhibition

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  9. Marion,
    merci merci! i wasn't really happy with the grain, it's because of the film i used on this but i'm glad you like it!! :)

    sekimachihato,
    haha, yes "peeled", it looks like it's waiting to be peeled!

    Aron,
    you have to come to tokyo aron! ebo-chan and i are waiting for you!! xx

    isabelle,
    her work is so lovely! i wish i could own one or two pieces one day!!

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  10. Such vivid photos here, and such tranquil ones in your more recent post - wonderful!

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  11. Your photos are always so lovely.

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your kind words are always welcome and appreciated! arigato :)

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