There are so many ways one’s life can be touched by the Japanese culture and Japanese inventions. But unique products sourced from Japan need not end up on an office shelf or just to be used for a friendly laugh with an interested colleague in your workplace. Some of the products to come out of Japan are both unique and absolutely practical. Check out the list we compiled for this very occasion below and let us know what you think!
1. Butter Former
This kind of butter former makes a whole lot of sense for the convenience and ease of use it brings to the kitchen. So if you like your toast with butter, this Motex Easy Butter Former will convert hard butter from your fridge into delicious buttery threads that will melt right away on your toast. Good stuff!
2. Sound Catch Cubic Pillow
This specialty product is purpose-built with one goal in mind. That is to let your enjoy your sound panorama in stereo mode while while getting lazy around the house. Like all things Japanese what this Pillow is built for it does perfectly well!
3. Photograph Yourself Arm
If there is any trend in the world that is larger than life at the moment it’s the selfies. Bathroom, outdoors, in-car, background action selfies, you name it. With this wide-spread of a trend somebody just had to do it and invent a full-fledged Photograph Yourself Arm. With this device you can take selfies to a whole new level, or a whole new height if you please. The Photograph Yourself Arm will help you to unleash your inner photography talents upon the world with a variety of incredible and seemingly impossible selfie angles. Now you know!
4.Astronaut Smartphone Stand
This specialty product is purpose-built with one goal in mind. That is to make your phone more accessible on the table in a way that is most aesthetically appealing. Like all things Japanese, well engineered and sturdily built this Astronaut Smartphone Stand does its job perfectly well! So let your phone rest in style and make your desk stand out in any setting, whether home or office!
5. Workaholic Desk Pillow
Whether you work too much and need to keep this handy or just for fun. Few things can beat how witty and clever this thing is, especially if you still remember being a student and getting ready for the mid-term or final exams. So, nostalgic, clever, aesthetic or practical, a Workaholic Pillow is a unique gift with some serious implications, as good rest is fundamental to any productive achievement!
6. Banana Keeper
Coming out of Japan, this invention is definitely got take the crown of the most useful. Ever packed yourself launch just to find a banana squished all over your bag? If not, god forbid you encounter this issue. Although coming in at number six in our list, out of all of the unique products to come out of Japan this one has got score the highest in practicality. That is precisely the reason that the seemingly silly invention of a Banana Keeper is truly a keeper!
There you have it, top 6 highly unique yet practical products to come out of Japan! But don’t let the ‘Made in Japan’ tag stop you from discovering that which is hip, trendy and popular in Japan. Let the Japanese consumer culture be your guide to the best, most practical and unique products from around the world! The matter of fact is, in the recent years Japan has also widely adopted some cool inventions from other countries, which you might have never heard of. Japanese people made these innovations their own through incredibly wide adoption, popularity and recognition. Such is the case, for example with Raycop, a small robot vacuum cleaner engineered in Korea to clean out mites on bed and mattresses, or a Nonfryer, a device designed by Philips to fry food without oil. So stay open and enjoy life Japan-style!