Pokémon Silicone Ring Phone Straps Keep Trainers Company in the Wild

20.November.2020 | ANIME&GAME / FASHION

Retail company Hamee recently released a new collection of Pokémon silicone ring phone straps in Japan.

Pokémon Silicone Ring Straps | ¥990 Each (Before Tax)

 These cute straps are sure to keep Trainers out there company while their Pokémon sleep in their Poké Balls.

Designs include Pikachu and Ditto which not only look adorable but will keep your phone safe from falling while you’re using it too.

The rings are made from soft silicone which won’t damage the phone or its screen if it touches them and also doesn’t case discomfort when worn on the finger. They weigh in at just 3g. Use them not only on your phone case but digital camera, pass case, and more as a convenient hook.

They match perfectly with the Pokémon iFace First Class phone case series too.

 

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    Running: January 2, 2021 from 11:00am (JST) *Until all run out
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    Slime Eyewear Lottery Twitter Campaign
    Running: January 2, 2021 – January 11, 2021

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