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True_Sanosuke
06-13-2003, 08:10 PM
Im looking for a japanese straw hat like samari jack wears anyone know were i can buy one.

Hitori
06-13-2003, 08:15 PM
Is there a Japan town by you? The ones by my house (both San Fransisco Japan town and San Jose) carry them.

True_Sanosuke
06-13-2003, 08:16 PM
Nope nothing like that we dont even have a china town.

Hitori
06-13-2003, 08:27 PM
Awww, I feel sorri for you.... well then, I dunno^_^ If you could figure out how to ship it, I could pick one up and send it over. I beleive they're something like $12.

True_Sanosuke
06-13-2003, 08:28 PM
Ill check online i guss. if i dont that will work.

Hitori
06-13-2003, 08:44 PM
Okays, just PM mi or e-mail mi^_^

True_Sanosuke
06-13-2003, 08:45 PM
ok i will do that

Sarcasm-hime
06-14-2003, 01:18 AM
I'm actually looking for something like this too, just to wear in the summer. I have no problem finding the pointy-topped ones, but the ones that are like a flattened bowl I can't find anywhere....

SailorMo
06-14-2003, 08:09 AM
Like this?

http://www.shop-japan.co.jp/english-boku/warring5.htm

And I do have a lot of links compiled in my kimono website--
http://www.sailormo.net/kimono/k_links.html

True_Sanosuke
06-14-2003, 09:11 AM
OMG thats the hat i want thx a bunch little missy.

True_Sanosuke
06-14-2003, 09:18 AM
Wow sthuff are pricy on that site.

Sarcasm-hime
06-15-2003, 02:28 PM
Yeah...I actually knew about that site but haven't bought anything coz it's soooo expensive. I was hoping to find something like that a bit more reasonably priced...

SailorMo
06-15-2003, 02:48 PM
mmm.... yeah I suppose compared to the $10 pointed hats in Chinatown, it would be expensive... I'm guessing no one really wears them anymore, unless maybe out in the boonies of the Japan countryside, eh?

The only other thing I could think of is that since you now know what their exact name is, you might be able to find it through a search? I did a quick check among the general japanese gift shops I have bookmarked and it turned up with nothing...

evaneko
06-15-2003, 04:53 PM
my friend actually found one of the flat bowled types on a school trip to bush gardens... it was just in one of the stores. i think it costed $12-15.

MikigamiTokiya
06-15-2003, 05:51 PM
heh i know for a fact you can get them @ Epcot in disneyworld cause that's where I got mine ^^

Goth Kitty 22
06-15-2003, 06:10 PM
I've been thinking about getting the pointy ones and spray painting them. Any ideas on this? I once saw some cosplayer completely paint his' black. Maybe I could spray the top dark red and the bottom black. Any ideas for symbols? Maybe I could have a bead hanging off one side.

I'm going for something an extra on Zeiram would wear. :D