Kitchenware helps make cooking easier while making your table lively and colorful. When you see something cute, don't you want it right away? Here are 4 shops where you can buy fashionable kitchen goods in Osaka.
1. J.[posh] Grand Front Osaka Branch
J.[posh] is a lifestyle shop on the 5th floor of the south building of Grand Front Osaka, a shopping complex attached to JR Osaka Station. They collect sundry items from around the world with the concept that these items will enrich your life and make it happier. Everything, including the colorful kitchenware and unique mug cups and plates, is meant to make you happy just by looking at it. Of course, it's not just about looks, but they're also very useful so they're perfect as gifts. They have items like lunchboxes (starting at 1,300 JPY (excl. tax)), so why not try carrying a Japanese-style lunch?
2. Kitchen Kitchen Hankyu Sanbangai Branch
Kitchen Kitchen is a kitchenware and interior goods shop that offers items that will let you spend a comfortable time at home since everything is made with the theme "make your house a cafe". All the products are made in a classic design that you won't get tired of. Cutlery from the brand Made In Tsubame, a town in Niigata, is particularly popular (dessert spoon and fork, 100 JPY (excl. tax) each, wooden tray (1,000 JPY (excl. tax)). All the items in the store are reasonably priced from around 100 JPY to 1,000 JPY (all excl. tax), so you can easily make your home into a cafe by buying some of their products!
3. ASOKO Minami-Horie Branch
When you find things that are fashionable, cute, attractive, and cheap, don't you feel happy? ASOKO in Minami-Horie will grant that wish. The carefully-chosen cute and colorful items range from stationery to kitchenware and interior goods. The best part about these goods that are overflowing with good design and a playful heart is that they're priced from around 100 JPY to 500 JPY. The cute and colorful lunchmats (200 JPY (excl. tax) for a set of 5) and their coasters (100 JPY (excl. tax) for a set of 6) are perfect souvenirs.
*The photo features the ASOKO Harajuku branch.
4. Rainbow SPECTRUM Osaka Branch
Rainbow SPECTRUM offers a variety of kitchenware that aren't just useful but they're made with a playful heart so that every time you see them you'll end up smiling. The store was thought up with the concept of wanting their customers to have their days full of happiness that glitters like a rainbow. To fulfill this motto, they work with makers from all over the world to create their colorful products. They also have a line of kitchenware featuring Hello Kitty, the internationally popular mascot. There are many items that you can only find within Japan, so it's definitely someplace to check out if you're a Hello Kitty fan.
Kitchenware is a category of items that makes you happy just by holding them. There are many stores in Osaka that offer kitchenware and interior goods, so please check these 5 out in your quest for the perfect items.
*Please note that the prices and other information in the article may not be the most up-to-date information