Beautiful Dainty Floral Kitchen Homewares from Ceramic Ai

Wednesday, May 17th, 2017

I’m always on the lookout for pretty things
to bring into the home – especially soft and delicate
floral patterns!

There is something delightfully princessy about these
sweet and soft watercolor-like flowers
on these coffee, tea, and other kitchen supplies
by Ceramic Ai~

Hana Tsumi Mino Ware Chazuke Bowl Set

I’m glad there is a description for this on the product page –
chazuke is a Japanese dish that involves pouring tea
over rice, but this bowl set could be used for anything
and also comes with a pretty pink napkin!

Hana Zukushi Mino Ware Glass Dessert Bowl Set

When I see this precious dessert bowl set,
I am already fantasizing about eating ice cream
from those beautiful bowls!

Hana Kobo Coffee Dripper

Okay, I’m not familiar enough with coffee drinking
to know the purpose of this coffee dripper. nn;
I seriously just picked it to show off because
I love the soft purple watercolor flowers!
If you’re a coffee drinker, I’m sure you can appreciate it
much more than I can. :D

Hanawa Mino Ware Earthenware Teapot Set

I cannot believe the price available for this
for a full set of traditional-style teapot and two
bowl-style teacups!!! (/*o*\)

Hana Gasane Mino Ware Small Plate Gift Set

Of course, finishing off your tea set with
several matching plates makes for the most striking statement
when you are entertaining guests!!
…Or just enjoying tea for yourself at home. nn

Cute & Convenient Things For Your Home or Apartment

Tuesday, September 15th, 2015

Having little things in your living space that are cute will make you smile every time you use them!  Filling your lifestyle with these small happinesses will begin to positively impact your mood.  And yes, even small, unimportant items around your house or apartment like these can contribute to that difference.  Cuteness is that powerful!

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Bow-Accent Ruffled Switch Cover

The square cutout at the center of this is sized for Japanese lightswitch plates,
so this may not fit over a vertically rectangular lightswitch, but alternatively
it could be hung over a hook or other small feature on the wall!
This comes in a few polka-dotted colors –
the brown one makes the cute bears look extra chocolatey!

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Kitty Cat Hanging Pocket

Omg these cute kitties!!
These look super convenient for tossing things into
when you come in the door, etc etc~
The fabric that the kitties are printed onto,
and the wooden dowel that they hang from
give this a cottage-y, vintage-y look!

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Pastel Polka Dot Tape Measure

Ok, I need to have tape measure with me ALL THE TIME,
and especially if I’m going to be carrying it in my purse,
I am going to want it to look cute and colorful!!
I loooove the pastel, polka-dotted colors that these heart-shaped
tape measures come in!!

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Water Hourglass

This entry strays from the ‘cute’ them of the rest of my posts –
this one’s just PRETTY!!
The water inside combined with the cut of the glass looks crystalline~
And these hourglasses come in several colors and sizes!
They look pretty displayed in a group like this~

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Kawaii Bunny Soap Dish

Okay, back to CUTE for this entry!
Ohhh myyyy goosssssh I would love that pink one!!
The page for these also shows off these cute bunnies
holding convenient items by the kitchen sink
in addition to their obvious use in the bathroom!

Pretty & Cute Homey Items, Incense & More

Saturday, July 25th, 2015

Today’s selection of cute & sweet homeware items comes from TOPI Home!  Decorating your space sweetly is an integral part of your lifestyle and mood! ^o^

pink sakura japanese wind chime

Pink Sakura Hanging Wind Chime Bell

Every time I see these chimes in anime, I think they are so simple and elegant!
This bell is decorated with pink cherry blossoms, and the tag hanging underneath
is a wish for “Spring.” :D

bunny incense holder

Cute Bunny Incense Holder

Incense holders are not complicated tools – you only need that little hole
at the top to place your incense stick in, so the base can really
be shaped or painted like anything~
These tiny bunnies are so simply sweet, they are a subtle way
to add cuteness to your incense enjoying. c:


Japanese Home Incense Fragrances

And any incense accessory purchase is not complete without the incense itself!
There are a ton of pleasant aromas here~
Hyacinth, lavender, lilac, green tea, jasmine, rose, lily~
Of course, I would go for the one that’s packaged in pink.

bunny keychain phone strap

Kawaii Round Bunny Keychain/Phone Strap

The ball chains on these kinds of toys mean they can be affixed to anything!
I usually loop accessories like this around the strap on my purse. c:

sakura petal chopstick holder

Pretty Pink Sakura Petal Chopstick Holder

These simple holders act as rests for you to place chopsticks on at the table.
But look at how pretty they are when you display a group of them together like this!

Cute & Convenient Homey Items

Thursday, June 25th, 2015

I’m a firm believer in the concept of a “kawaii lifestyle” – that even mediocre tasks you do and that mundane homeware items around your living space can be made cute, even if for no other reason than to make you smile as you go through the day.  It’s not even as if it’s expensive to infuse cuteness into your everyday life – here are five saccharine items to affordably indulge in to sweeten your life.


Cute Hot Beverage Mug Cover (19 Styles)

Some of these designs are soooo dainty and pretty~
And the concept is so simple: Cover your hot beverage,
and the silicone cover keeps the heat in!
(and looks pretty, too)


Pretty Woodland Animal Lace Doily Coaster (4 Colors)

And since you’ve got your hot beverage out,
naturally you need a cute little coaster to place it down on!
Okay, I am in love with that lacy pink bunny.


Kawaii Emoji Mug (4 Styles)

Speaking of mugs, if you’re shopping for a new one,
there probably isn’t anything cuter than these little guys.
I’m really close to picking up that mischievous kitty-faced one for myself…


Cute Mushroom Toothbrush Holder (2 Colors)

I don’t like the idea of my toothbrushes touching surfaces,
and these cute polka-dotted mushy-mushes bring Super Mario to mind~
In fact, they come in red, too!


Sweet Bunny or Bear Cushion (2 Styles)

I am pretty much always in need of a lumbar cushion,
and a polka-dotted bunny wearing this serene expression
would make my back ever so happy!
There’s a stripey Mr. Bear to choose from, too.

Cute Desktop Accessories from ModCloth!

Thursday, April 26th, 2012

If you’re like me and spend a lot of time on the Internet on the prowl for cute things, you probably already know about ModCloth.

While ModCloth started out specializing in vintage fashion and decor, nowadays their online store showcases tons and tons and TONS of adorable modern accessories!!

I’m a huge sucker for adorable stationery and small decor stuff, so this post will highlight some of my favorite desktop accessories of theirs. c:

Mushroom Kingdom Eraser Potoh mY GOSH SEE THIS IS WHAT I’M TALKING ABOUT.


Maybe you can relate to this, but I just have this need to surround myself with cute things. And fun pastel colors on inanimate objects with cute little faces – that’s just

that’s just a recipe for pure unbridled love.

Hops and Dreams Tape DispenserBUNNIES
they are only among my most favorite things on this PLANET.

How could I possibly resist a precious little ceramic bunny on my desk, so perfectly willing to hold my tape for me?

Stick Out Paper Tape Set…And here is some pretty, girly decorative tape for loading into your tape-dispensing bunny. c:
What I Wore Today by Gemma CorrellI love-love-love-LOVE doodle diaries!!

Keeping track of what you wear is a great way to take pride in the way you present yourself, and helps you develop new ideas for great outfits!

I just love the whole concept of this book. ; 3;

Tracing Rainbows Pencil and Eraser Set…And this cheerful little pencil/eraser set is just perfect for drawing in your fashion doodle diary!!