駄菓子屋さんで売ってた紙石鹸 。もっと前からあった気もするけど、どうなんでしょ…。女の子は今も昔もピンクが大好き！だから使わなくてもただただ欲しいのね。^^; ☆Pink paper soaps sold at 'dagashi-ya' (mom-and-pop candy stores) Japan, since circa 60's as far as I remember. Girls will always love pink!
* Collection of Cats Ca. 1920 - 30. “Neko Zukushi” (Collection of Cats). The very rare uncut collection of cat prints. The girl holding a black cat was Oyo, a lover of Yumeji. Yumeji Takehisa has been considered as the main figure who propelled “Taisho romanticism”. The dreamy, fragile looking girls Yumeji invented in his works were so popular during 1900 - 1930s that they became the cultural icon of the Taisho - early Showa era. Many artists imitated this “Yumeji Loo Yumeji Takehisa…
By Yumeji Takehisa (1884-19340, 1920s, Beauty and Foreigner. The dreamy, fragile looking girls Yumeji invented in his works were so popular during 1900-1930s that they became the cultural icon of the Taisho - early Showa era. Many artists imitated this "Yumeji Look" in order to jump on the band wagon of Yumeji popularity.
Steteco “steteco.com” The Steteco was invented in the Meiji era to wear under a kimono or hakama. Even after European-style clothes became mainstream, the Steteco was always in demand in daily life for wearing under trousers or after taking a bath, because it matched the Japanese climate and living environment.Putting on the Steteco after a bath, having a beer in hand, enjoying the evening cool -- in the recent Showa era that was a scene that belonged to summer.