Stationery stores are almost as prevalent as vending machines in Japan. Some of my favorites from this trip were found in Kyoto, maybe because they were smaller or because we loved it so much there, but probably because we hope to carry these paper products very soon! Enjoy Part 2 of our Japanese Stationery Store: KYOTO.
Figuring out the difference between certain brands, and which type is best for which use, can be daunting if you're new to higher-grade paper. This handy guide breaks down the difference between brands, which has the best quality, and how to figure out which paper you should use for different purposes.