Tokyu Hands: Japan's Local DIY Store

by Yuri - TripleLights travel specialist

If you are one of those stationery fanatics, then maybe Tokyu Hands is the best place for you. Tokyu Hands is basically a DIY store selling a wide range of craft items from stationery, art and design supplies, health and beauty products, cleaning and laundry products, gardening tools, travel items, outdoor equipment, interior accessories, bags and wallets, and a lot more of those fancy goods.

 

Tokyu Hands: Japan's Local DIY Store

Photo from a0.cdn.japantravel.com

 

Having a multitude of floors, with each floor dedicated to a certain category of items, Tokyu Hands is a highly recommended place to visit on your trip to Japan. Walking around and seeing the variety of goods displayed on the shelves alone is already a fun and entertaining experience in itself. You get to explore Japan's uniquely-designed and creative items arranged in a way that is very appealing to the eyes. Not to mention a lot of these items cannot be bought anywhere but in Japan!

 

Tokyu Hands is also very famous for their wide selection of fancy stationery goods such as ballpens, fountain pens, pencils, pencil leads, notepads, notebooks, fancy papers, sticky notes… anything and everything. They also have beauty products, fashionable bags, and cute items for sale. 

 

Tokyu Hands: Japan's Local DIY Store

Tokyu Hands: Japan's Local DIY Store

Photos from thenectarcollective.com

 

Tokyu Hands: Japan's Local DIY Store

Tokyu Hands: Japan's Local DIY Store

Tokyu Hands: Japan's Local DIY Store

 Photos from mcha-jp.com

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25 Aug 2014

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