Finished erasers with the kit and new molds I just received in the mail for the kira kira fuwa fuwa mousse-chan paper clay. These are refills that I got from Kino, since the fullkits are still somewhere on an ocean liner.
So back to the eraser kit I got yesterday - here is a link to what the kit looked like when sold in Japan:
And here is the version brought to the American market:
If I had not known what this kit actually was through youtube videos of the original product I would’ve never even noticed it while I was scouring the shelves for Whipple. Which is also worth comparing, the original:
And what’s in Toys R Us:
While I understand that everyone basically wants to look like Barbie or Bratz, it’s a little disturbing to see the dramatic difference between the two types of packaging.