Wednesday, December 19, 2012


We are grateful for all who have spread the world about UGUiSU on blogs/tumblr/pinterest/instagram/twitter/facebook (so amazing!) and to our loyal customers making this year an incredible one for UGUiSU.

To say thank you for your wonderful support for 2012, we would like to host a Christmas Gift Giveaway! The package will not arrive before Christmas, or will not even arrive before the year ends, but a surprise package all the way from Japan in the mail might be nice to receive in the New Year?

If you would like to participate in this giveaway, please leave a comment on this post, or on our facebook page and 3 lucky winners will receive a special gift :)
We would be so grateful if you would share this with your friends and family!

Entry will close midnight 28th December (JST).

Thank you so much for participating in this giveaway, I read and appreciated each of your comment and they all made me so happy!

Here are the 3 lucky winners!
G, Florencia Pereiro & Fiona Ling - Congratulations♡

Arigatou gozaimashita!!


We will be shipping orders until 30th December this year. Businesses in Japan do not go on holidays for Christmas but for New Year.
Orders received before 28th December will be shipped before our New Year holidays, orders received after 29th December will be shipped in the week of 7th January 2013!

Tuesday, December 4, 2012


Have you heard of KOKESHI?? Kokeshi are Japanese traditional handcrafted wooden folk art dolls which are originally from northern Japan. These has been some kind of kokeshi fad here in Japan and the adorable kokeshi doll designs are used in numbers of stationery and zakka items. At UGUiSU we have selected some lovely kokeshi items to share with the rest of the world! Hope you enjoy them!

Adorable mini kokeshi sticky notes by a Kyoto based artist Mihoko Seki.
Fun and cute kokeshi letter set by Mihoko Seki
Ex Libris / bookplate stickers (pack of 20) by Mihoko Seki
Kokeshi mini writing pad and evelope packs
kokeshi card with round windowed envelope by takeo takei
kokeshi paper bag (pack of 3) by takeo takei
craft paper kokeshi notebook by takeo takei
COCHAE kokeshi pochibukuro mini envelope/paper pocket with a card
Yonagadou kokeshi plastic bags (pack of 10)
Yonagadou kokeshi handkerchief/wrapping cloth
the cloth can be used as scarf or as wrapping cloth like furoshiki

Adorable aren't they! You can see the entire KOKESHI collection here on UGUiSU online store.

Now orders are not guaranteed to arrive before 25 December when standard or registered airmail shipping option is selected as delivery time can take longer than usual during the holiday season. Please select EMS shipping option if you would like to receive your order before Christmas. For orders over $80 (before shipping and point discount) free shipping upgrade from REGISTERED airmail to EMS will be applied. But please hurry!!!!