Cute Neko no Buu-chan Merchandise Arrives at Village Vanguard

30.July.2018 | FASHION

Village Vanguard are now selling cute new merchandise for Neko no Buu-chan, an adorable cat character created by Japanese illustrator Kino Takahashi.

This cute die cut smartphone ring functions as a stand to keep your phone propped up.

The cookie tin is filled with Buu-chan cookies! The designs are just too cute to eat.

There’s even Buu-chan’s first ever line of t-shirts. There’s 3 colours to choose from. A must-have for this summer.

 

There’s a range of other new Buu-chan items to get your hands on too, like stickers and badges. Litter your room with this cute kitty!

 

 

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    Super Norimaki Towel (Thick Roll)

    Super Tamago Maki Towel (Thick Roll)

     

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    Super Norimaki Towel (Tuna Sushi Roll)

    Super Norimaki Towel (Cucumber Roll)

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    https://vvstore.jp/feature/detail/3841/?utm_source=press

     

    Village Vanguard Online
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    Super Norimaki Towel (Thick Roll)

    Price: ¥918 (Tax-Included)

     

    Super Tamago Maki Towel (Thick Roll)

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    Super Norimaki Towel (Tuna Sushi Roll)

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