One of the most popular fashion items in Japan these days is not very expensive.
It's a loose knit blouse from a brand called Pierrot that comes in different colors and sells for the equivalent of US$8 or so.
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A FLIRT FASHION ITEM
Women are buying them in several colors because they're fun, fashionable, comfortable and flexible to use with almost anything.
SPRING IS COMING UP...
The colors, too, are lovely, reminding everyone of the approach of spring.
It's still freezing in Tokyo, by the way, even if the days are pretty sunny.
So everyone is really looking forward to the days when they can finally wear one of these on a lovely and warm spring day.
I picked up a few myself, for my never-ending, and never-endingly eventful Travelife.