JAPANLA X HELLO KITTY 40TH ANNIVERSARY CLOTHING COLLECTION!!

Oct 1, 2014

Just in time for Hello Kitty Con, the new JapanLA x Hello Kitty 40th Anniversary Collection!!! This collection will go live on japanla.com, Thursday, Oct 2nd! The new HK 40th boxy and crop top is perfect to coordinate outfits with friends!


Wear the supercute skater skirt with the crop top or with your favorite top!


This print is also available in a flattering dress style that is perfect for any occasion.


The "All My Favorite Things" Print features Hello Kitty's top 40 favorite items that existed in the 70's, like the Hello Kitty coinpurse, calculator, telephone, and more! Choose the adorable Jumper or Dress!


This print is also available in a Kimono, featuring a cute, drapy fit!


Introducing the new tokidoki x Hello Kitty x JapanLA Collection! This print is based on the actual 10 foot statue that is in the Hello Kitty Exhibition this month! Jamie, the owner of JapanLA, is curating the art show, and was inspired by the statue, to put it on clothing! Available in a Kimono and Dress.


Also available in the Boxy Top! All are amazing!


Make sure to check out the Hello Kitty Exhibition, "Hello! Exploring the Supercute World of Hello Kitty!" opening Oct 11th at the Japanese American National Museum! And, HK Con Oct 30th - Nov 2nd! We will have a booth at HK Con with art and clothing exclusives! More surprises to come!


CROWDED TEETH SAMPLE SALE THIS SATURDAY, SEP 27TH!!!

Sep 25, 2014

This Saturday, Sep 27th, we are having a Sample Sale with one of our favorite brands, Crowded Teeth! We will have bags, wallets, coin bags, t-shirts, cellphone accessories at super sale prices.


We will also have one of a kind things that were never produced and retired items!!


Super cute T-Shirts starting at $5!!!!


Phone accessories and cases starting at $1


Fancy Wallets!!


Sale starts at 11am, Free and Open to the Public!! More info on the Crowded Teeth Facebook Event Page! Hope to see you there!

Also, Saturday, Sep 27th, is the Melrose Sidewalk Sale, all day! Stores on Melrose between Fairfax and La Brea will have racks outside with sale items. More info on the Melrose Sidewalk Sale Facebook Event.

VALFRE POP UP PARTY THIS SATURDAY AT JAPANLA!

Sep 3, 2014

Join us this Saturday for a special Valfre Pop-Up Party at JapanLA, 7pm-10pm!


There will be a special Meet & Greet with Isle Valfre, creator of the Valfre brand. Say hello and take a picture with her. She was recently featured on Nylon Magazine talking about her inspiration for her "quirky and insightful illustrations that capture the essence of what it feels like to be a girl."


The Valfre Pop-Up Shop will have lots of items to choose from including Prints, like this adorable "Too bored to stay home, too lazy to go out," print. We will have 14 different prints to choose from. Prints are 18" x 24", printed on premium linen paper, $48 each.


Valfre phone cases for Iphone 5/5S/5C and Galaxy 4, 12 designs to choose from, $24 each.


Flash Mob Oversized Bag, $76! This print will also be available in a backpack, $112 (not shown).


So much cute stuff! Muscle Tees and T-Shirts! I love this "Holy Chic" Tee! There will be lots more styles to choose from!


Accessories like coin purses, tote bags, and adorable journals, (3 to choose from), but of course I love the cat one!


Free "Star Freckles" face painting, inspired by Valfre's illustrations, like this "Mermaid in a Can," Print, (will be available at the pop-up shop!)


Free Soda provided by Jarritos!


Cake Balls by Lil' Rae Cakes will be available to purchase!!


Jogasaki Sushi Burrito Truck will be parked out front! (photo by Tatiana Arbogast)


Come early! First 30 people get a free Valfre Sticker!! JapanLA will be open Saturday 11am - 6:30pm, and then reopen 7pm-10pm for the party!

More info and to RSVP, go to our Facebook Events page!

HELLO KITTY MENS! SCHOOL GIRL! MISS KIKA! CROWDED TEETH!

Aug 22, 2014

Do you have your Hello Kitty Convention outfits ready? JapanLA Clothing has got you covered! The Hello Kitty Schoolgirl Outfit is perfect for HK Con, Halloween, and everyday! Comes as a set, $90. Made in the USA, by JapanLA Clothing.


The School Girl Set features Hello Kitty on the skirt and collar, with a special Hello Kitty School Emblem.


Hello Kitty Male Fans! We have some awesome tees for you! This is an official "JapanLA for Hello Kitty" collaboration item. Classic Hello Kitty on super soft, black 100% cotton t-shirt, $35. Made in the USA.


Also available in a charcoal grey t-shirt with Monochrome Hello Kitty faces. Your guy will love, $35.


Mark your calendars for a special Meet & Greet with Miss Kika! She will be at JapanLA on August 30th, 1pm-3pm signing and hand-detailing prints! Say Hello, take a photo with her, and buy some prints.


We have just restocked the last of the Miss Kika "Moonlight Legend" Tops! Hurry and grab your size before they sell out again!


The Crowded Teeth Underwater Cosmos Swimsuit is perfect your underwater adventures, $75!


Underwater Cosmos is also available in leggings: $65, and a dress: $75.


So much more cute stuff in the store! Come by this weekend and visit us!

JAPANLA 8 YR ANNIVERSARY PARTY, THIS WEEKEND!

Jun 9, 2014

JapanLA is turning 8 years old and we want to "Celebrate with Friends" aka YOU! Join us at the shop this Saturday, June 14th from 6pm-10pm. All ages welcome. Free to attend.


♥Meet n’ Greet with Hello Kitty. Come meet the lovely kitty herself and take photos!

♥Twinsie Outfit Contest. Grab a pal and dress up in your cutest twin outfits. Prizes awarded to the best set(s) of twins!

♥Shop new collections from JapanLA Clothing Company including Sanrio Friends, tokidoki Savannah, Melty Ice Cream, and Toy Dinos!












♥Meet n’ Greet with singer/songwriter Traci Hines. Traci is best known for her Little Mermaid "Part of Your World" cover and transforming into multiple Disney personalities.


♥ Adorkable Apparel Pop-Up Shop. Shop the latest fashions from Traci Hines' Adorkable Apparel line!



♥Lil’ Rae Cakes Pop-Up Shop. Jenny Rae will be here selling her delicious cake balls!


♥Complimentary Jarritos Soda to keep up that energy while you shop! While supplies last.


♥Prize Wall Game Spend $30 (pre-tax) on any JapanLA store merchandise (Adorkable Apparel excluded) and receive a voucher good for one try at our Prize Wall Game. Every voucher is a winner. Top prizes worth up to $60. One voucher per person while supplies last.

Thanks to our prize sponsors: Adorkable Apparel, JapanLA Clothing, Kigurumi Shop, Loungefly, Sanrio, San-X, and tokidoki!

Just in time for our party we got a bunch of new San-X items including Rilakkuma, Mamegoma, Sentimental Circus! Also in stock hologram purses, tokidoki t-shirts, brass Star Wars rings, and more! Come celebrate with us this weekend! Make sure to RSVP to our party on Facebook.

JAPANLA 8 YEAR ANNIVERSARY PARTY

Jun 4, 2014

Come join us at the shop on Saturday, June 14th to celebrate 8 years in business!


For full details and to RSVP visit our Facebook.

NEW JAPANLA CLOTHING ITEMS ARE HERE!

Apr 17, 2014

The new JapanLA Clothing Dresses are here!!! Just in time for your Spring festivals and activities! Check out our newest Hello Kitty collaboration, "All the Bows." We gave Hello Kitty different bows and show her with different facial expressions on an ombre dress that looks great on everyone! We also added size XL to our sizing for these styles of dresses!

JapanLA x Hello Kitty "All the Bows" Dress, $65, Made in Los Angeles


Check out this super comfy, pretty Hello Kitty Maxi Dress!Hello Kitty Maxi Dress! Available is sizes S-M-L-XL-XXL, $56.


Spring is for fun and relaxing while wearing your new JapanLA x Rilakkuma Sky Dress. Your favorite relaxing bear falling from the sky in different poses will make you fall in love with this dress, $65, official San-X collaboration item.


Did you know one of Rilakkuma's favorite foods is pancakes? If you share a love for pancakes, this delicious JapanLA x Rilakkuma Pancake Dress is for you, $65.


The cozy JapanLA x Rilakkuma Cardigan is back in stock! We make this in small quantities, so hurry and grab one before they sell out again, $140.


We just stocked new Rilakkuma T-shirts. This cute raglan is $25, and the JapanLA x Rilakkuma Leggings are also available to match, $65.


This Crowded Teeth "Mini Universe" Dress is back in stock! It is adorable and of course "out of this world," $65.


Come by JapanLA this weekend to try on these cute styles and check out what other new kawaii goods we have in store for you!