Wednesday, July 30, 2008

Furin ( Japanese wind chime ) in 100 yen shop

furin (japanese wind chime)Yesterday, I found some furin in the 100 yen shop in Funabashi.
Fuurin is Japanese wind chaim.
It is usually hung from the eaves during summer.
So it gives sound makes us feel cool.
I think it is useful to prevent global warming.


Benjamin Madison said...

Is everything in the 100 yen shop costing 100 yen?

Over here we have Dollar Stores where everything costs one dollar. But sometimes they cheat and have things that cost more.

Hope your huurin is keeping you cool.

Eki Qushay Akhwan said...

they look very colorful and nice. they cost 100 yen each?

nobu said...

Thanks for your comments.
almost goods are 100 yen.
but there are some goods which exceed 100yen.

Thoes huurin in this photo are 100 yen.

SandraD. said...

I see these at our local Japanese 98cents store here in California. I wondered where you hang them as they seem so fragile, being glass. I did not think they were for outside. If they are, then I will get some for the outside of my house here by the beach.

nobu said...

nowadays,we usually hang it by the window.

Jerdleluvsjapan said...

They make such a pretty sound. I want to get one from Ebay some day. There's a Japanese .98 cent store in California? Wish I lived there :). Nice photo nobu.

nobu said...

thanks for your comment.
It is good for hot days!!

Madison Avenue Baby said...

Hi, Nobu
What is the difference between huurin and furin (I think I spelled it right)? Thanks!

nobu said...

Hello, madison avenue baby.
We pronounce it like "HUURIN".

sorry I had mistake.
I shoud write it "Fuurin" in romaji.

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