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Back to School 2023 Part 4

We have introduced a lot of stationery items, but we have many more. We'll introduce some of them plus non-stationery items you can bring to your school or office! Here we go.


These scissors won the Good Design Award in 2014 for their sophisticated design and features. Swingcut are special scissors that combine excellent sharpness and ease of use.

Standard (left): Light cutting with pull-off effect Fluorine Coating (middle): Fluorine coating prevents stickiness even when cutting adhesive tape. Titan Coat (right): Titanium coating increases blade durability by 3 times compared with the rest of their scissors.

Things to know:

  • W 2.71 x H 7.16 x D 0.59" | W 69 x H 182 x D 15 mm

  • 2.18 oz | 62 g

  • Handle: ABS/Elastomeric Resin, Blade: Stainless Steel


KOKUYO ME Portable Scissors

These are portable scissors that easily fit inside your pen case. They utilize a sliding mechanism that doesn't require a cap. They offer ease of cutting with the press of a button that slides out the blades. There's no need to worry about losing the cap. The blades are stored inside the product in a compact form that allows ease of carrying around. The blades are given a titanium coating for durability. The area of the cutting edges is kept to a minimum in a "3D glue-less form" that prevents adhesive tape from sticking onto the blade surfaces. They utilize Kokuyo's specially developed "Hybrid Arch Blade." They were designed with a form that has a soft curve that fits smoothly into your hand.

Things to note:

  • Blade type: titanium, glueless

  • Blade length: 1.6" | 42 mm

  • Plate thickness: 0.04" | 1.2 mm

  • Outer dimensions: 4.3 x 0.7" | 110 x 18 mm

  • Materials/blade: stainless steel, scissor handles, main product case: ABS, slider: POM


Kokuyo Harinacs Staple Less Compact Stapler

It is a palm-sized staple-less stapler with Kokuyo's unique stapling mechanism, which won The Best Stationery Award in Japan in 2014.

It allows you to staple up to 10 sheets smoothly and effortlessly. Paper can be fastened without using a staple, eliminating the need for a staple supply. A confirmation window allows the user to check the position of the binding holes while fastening the paper.

Things to note:

  • 1.26 x 4.76 x 3.94" | 3.2 x 12 x 10 cm

  • Only white is available at the store at the moment.


Hightide Aluminum Ruler (Metric)

These lightweight 15 cm aluminum rulers by Hightide are stylish! Each ruler weighs a mere 0.35 oz, sporting a contrasting black, white, or fluorescent color strip along with one of its lengths, A handy conversion table is featured on the back.

Things to note:

  • 7.2 x 1.9" | 18.2 x 4.8 cm

  • Only blue, red, and black are available at the store at the moment.


Midori Bookmark Clips

They are the stainless steel bookmarks of only 0.004"/0.1 mm. Their ultra-thinness do not get in the way when writing or turning pages.

This also has delicate designs like stained glasses. By tracing the template, you can draw some patterns.

Things to note:


  • Package: H 3.8 x W 2.9" | H 98 x W 75 mm

  • When tracing, please use a mechanical pencil or ballpoint pen with a lead size of 0.5 mm or thinner.



These items are useful when you bring your own bento and utensils. In this photo, there is a bento box, onigiri rice ball molds, chopsticks with a case, a set of chopsticks, a spoon, and a case. There are more items including water bottles and food picks available. Check them out and pick your favorite one(s)!


Popular Shibata tote bags are in stock in new patterns! Every time we get them, they get sold out very quickly at the store. They are very versatile. You can use one as your main bag, second bag, grocery bag, etc. They hold a lot of items including your stationery and lunch. :)


There is a lot of food items, housewares, stationery, and gifts available at the store and our online store, Maido! Kairashi Shop, where you can place your order for shipping or store pickup! Happy shopping. :)



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