FREE SHIPPING in the USA on $35 orders  –   View Shopping Cart

Matching Results: News & Stuff

Cat & Dolphins Play Together

May 25th 2012 I’m in heaven. My two favorite animals!

Coming August 2012

July 25th 2012 Kawaii Plugies!!!! Plugies are all the rage in Japan! They are made for standard 3.5 earphone hole on Iphones and Smartphones, used as a dust cover, or just a cute way to spice up & decorate your phone. These pretty neon-colored Silicon Purses are very popular in Japan!


March 10th, 2012 About two months ago I started a Facebook page for ItsyBitsyRobot. And, two weeks ago I started a Twitter account. You may also notice I have a Newsletter. I’d like to give my customers discount coupons, especially on special occasions, but the only way to get these coupon codes is to either […]

Hologram Rock

August 2011 What would you say if I told you thousands of people in Japan, and California, attended a rock concert where the star was a seven-foot tall anime character? And not only was the singer not human, but she was a hologram…Would that creep you out? Or, would you think “Wow, technology is so […]


November 2011 When I was in high school I was a trendsetter. I was the girl at school who knew what was cool & hip before anyone else knew what was cool & hip. The one trend I like is personalizing your cell phone, or Ipod with decorative charms and straps. In Japan, cell phone […]

Kokeshi Dolls

Coming this mid-June 2011, Iwako will have erasers in the style of Kokeshi dolls. I love Kokeshi dolls and have collected a few myself. These dolls originated in northern Japan during the Edo period, 1600-1868.  They are handmade from wood with a simple trunk, an enlarged head with a few thin and painted lines to define the […]

Look who’s coming this Spring!

February 25th, 2012 Coming this April! Iwako Kangaroo, Rhino, and Polar Bear erasers. Cool!

My Neighbor Totoro

“My Neighbor Totoro,” is a 1988 Japanese animated fantasy film written and directed by Hayao Miyazaki and produced by Studio Ghibli. The film follows the two young daughters of a professor and their interactions with friendly wood spirits in postwar rural Japan. The film won the Animage Anime Grand Prix prize and the Mainichi Film […]