How to Make a Paper Ninja Star

How to Make a Paper Ninja Star

What are Ninja Stars?  Ninja stars are called shuriken (手裏剣) and they are considered one of the symbol of the Ninja. A shuriken is a traditional Japanese concealed weapon that...
June 03, 2024 — Mari Kawamura
Harajuku : Birthplace of Fashion Trend

Harajuku : Birthplace of Fashion Trend

  Harajuku is one of the neighborhoods in Tokyo, Japan that is known as a center of youth fashion culture and trend. The shops and boutiques in the area are...
May 30, 2024 — Mari Kawamura
Differents between Zori & Geta

Japanese Footwear Geta & Zori

What is Geta? The origin of geta can be traced back to ancient Japan, possibly as early as the Yayoi period (10C BC - 3C AD). The design of geta...
March 28, 2024 — Maarlie Wahddah
Exploring the Artworks by Hokusai Katsushika

Exploring the Artworks by Hokusai Katsushika

In Between the Mountains and Ocean ‘Which do you prefer, mountains or ocean?’ This is a common conversation-starter among Japanese people.  I’m usually the one who can’t really decide because...
March 13, 2024 — Maarlie Wahddah
Japanese Wagara Design

Japanese Wagara Patterns and Designs

Japanese Wagara Patterns and Designs throughout the years Wagara patterns refer to traditional Japanese patterns that are often used in various forms of art, crafts, kimono textiles, and design. Our...
March 06, 2024 — Maarlie Wahddah
Silk Lined Belly Band(Haramaki)

What is a haramaki? Benefits of the Japanese Haramaki Belly Band

  Are you tired of shivering through the cold winter months or struggling with a chilly, uncomfortable stomach? Look no further than the Japanese Haramaki Belly Band, a simple yet...
October 10, 2023 — Maarlie Wahddah
Aiding the Flames: Replanting After Recent Wildfires

Aiding the Flames: Replanting After Recent Wildfires

The recent wildfires have once again reminded us of nature's power and unpredictability. Our hearts go out to everyone affected by this tragedy. As we face these daunting times, it's...
September 28, 2023 — Maarlie Wahddah
Sock Care Guide

Sock Care Guide

The Best way to wash socks What is a Mesh Laundry Bag for? In Japan, the use of Mesh Laundry Bag is a well-loved tradition, as they delicately safeguard garments...
September 01, 2023 — Maarlie Wahddah
Knitido plus barefoot socks black

Why do we love Barefoot socks?

Barefoot socks, also known as toe socks, foot shaped socks, grip socks, minimalist socks, five-toe socks, toeless socks, socks with toes, or shoeless socks, are specialized footwear that replicates the...
July 19, 2023 — Maarlie Wahddah
Made by Craftsman in Japan

Made by Craftsman in Japan

In Japanese, "Kodawari" (こだわり) refers to a concept that can be translated as "a strong commitment to detail" or "an uncompromising dedication to quality."    It conveys the idea of...
July 13, 2023 — Maarlie Wahddah
Ninja is jumping high on the air

What is Ninja? Is Ninja still active?

Have you ever found yourself humming the catchy tune "I Want To Be Ninja!" by Jennifer Murphy? The allure of the ninja has captivated our imaginations for centuries, with their...
July 07, 2023 — Maarlie Wahddah
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Celebrate Pride Month with rainbow color tights

Live Your Color

Pride Month is a time to embrace and celebrate diversity, love, and acceptance. At  NARASOCKS, we believe in creating a community where people are welcomed for who they are, regardless...
June 15, 2023 — Maarlie Wahddah