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Starry Point Lighthouse

  [insert_php] previous_post('« « %', 'Older Post', ''); [/insert_php] | [insert_php] next_post('% » »', 'Newer Post', ''); [/insert_php]   Hi, there! I have received a request to do a review of the "Starry Point Lighthouse," so here I am. :) As I have told you US Calico Critters fans, the new products have hit the shelves just recently.  One of them is this lighthouse. Mine was imported from Japan previously, but I'm guessing it's mostly the same, if not exactly…

U.S. New Products Alert!!

  [insert_php] previous_post('« « %', 'Older Post', ''); [/insert_php] | [insert_php] next_post('% » »', 'Newer Post', ''); [/insert_php]   Hi there, friends! I went to Toys R Us today, and guess what I found in the Calico Critters isle?! NEW STUFF!! AT DECENT PRICES!! I have them imported from Japan already, but for you who patiently waited for the US releases, here they are!! (I did acquire the permission for photo taking at the store.) I'm guessing these just hit…

Whipple – Sylvanian Families box and some news

  [insert_php] previous_post('« « %', 'Older Post', ''); [/insert_php] | [insert_php] next_post('% » »', 'Newer Post', ''); [/insert_php]   I know today isn't my scheduled post day, but alas, I have a couple pieces of time sensitive news, so here I am.   NEWS 1: The diorama that I made for the Tokyo Toy Show is going to be displayed at "Ribon Mirai Festa" (an event held by one of the most popular girl comic magazines in Japan) on July…

Mimi’s adventure in Tokyo Part 1/3 (International Tokyo Toy Show 2017)

  [insert_php] previous_post('« « %', 'Older Post', ''); [/insert_php] | [insert_php] next_post('% » »', 'Newer Post', ''); [/insert_php]   Hello, hello!  I'm back from Tokyo!  The jet lag has subsided, I'm feeling rejuvenated, and I'm ready to type! Since there are SO MANY pictures and SO MUCH to write about, I'm going to separate my report into 3 sections. I'm going to start with the main purpose of my trip, the International Tokyo Toy Show 2017, which was held at…

International Tokyo Toy Show 2017

  [insert_php] previous_post('« « %', 'Older Post', ''); [/insert_php] | [insert_php] next_post('% » »', 'Newer Post', ''); [/insert_php]   Ahoy, there!  Guess who's going to be a part of this year's "International Tokyo Toy Show"?  Me, baby, ME! For those who have never heard of it, the International Tokyo Toy Show is the biggest toy convention in Japan.  Every year, major (and not so major) toy companies set up their booths in Tokyo and showcase their newest and upcoming products.…