Saturday, July 30, 2016

# Shopping ♪ Bring home your Okinawa memories! Grace Anniversary Design Shop






Something little but filled with your great memories
Natural and Unique Design -
Grace Anniversary Design Shop

Okinawa Prefecture, a beautiful place in Japan where is surrounded by blue ocean, colorful coral reefs and many kinds of marine life.

To enjoy Okinawa, you can walk and relax on the beach in the sunset or even get into the sea to experience all kinds of water sports.

If you want to bring home your Okinawa memories, why don't you get something natural and unique that is just for you and your special one.


Creating Memories of Okinawa's Blue Sea

Scuba diving in the Okinawa ocean, you can see the emerald blue light under the water which is the reflection of light from the surface of water! How amazing is that!

Speaking of souvenirs, the typical ones are such as the purple sweet potato tarts, Chinsuko (Okinawa cookies), or pineapple products. However, we want to introduce you something more special today.


The legendary star-shaped sands in Okinawa


Picture credited:  http://blogs.yahoo.co.jp/mizugomatsubo/61638913.html
Actually products made with star-shaped sands are always popular souvenirs in Okinawa. Just look at the different shapes of the sands. That's so romantic!

Picture credited:  https://minne.com/items/538903

Picture credited: http://www.ryuuka.com/products/detail.php?product_id=1597

You can also find star-shaped sands sold in small bottles which you can bring home easily. We heard that this popular souvenir can bring good luck to you and your friends!

Star-shaped sand inlay Jewelries


# drop_a: Pendant with star-shaped sand inlay (necklace not included), 8,640 yen includes tax


In the same collection, you can also find couple ring set for yourself and your lover!

We heard that the designer had run out new idea, and he suddenly found this new idea when he walked on a beach one day. Then, he decided to use the star-shaped sands in his design!! So this collection is very special to both the designer and the ones who buy it.

#wish: Star-shaped sands inlay rings, 9,936 yen includes tax


By the way, there is a huge and free parking area outside their shop, you don't have to worry about your rental car. Just take you time and shop!

Grace Anniversary Design (Onna Shop)
Address: Onna, Okinawa
沖縄県国頭郡恩納村前兼久124
Map Code: 206 096 202 4
Tel.: 098-964-3422
Hours: 10:00 - 20:00
(Closed on Wednesday on the 3rd week of every month)
Homepage (Japanese): http://www.grace-shop.jp/
Google Map


Just like their design, the color tone and design of the shop is also simple and natural. Natural light from outside and the music played in store, all create a calm environment for your to shop.

Moreover, each accessory comes with a detailed description. Just use the tablet and you can see the description and price of each product.

If you want to try on the products, just feel free to ask the staff to help you!


As we have seen earlier, this pendant is one of the hottest item in the shop.


How do you like this design? It is also from the same star-shaped sands inlay collection.


In the same collection, you can also find earrings to go with your pendant and rings.

#drop_b: Earrings, 4,968 yen includes tax per 1 piece


How about getting the couple ring set for yourself and your special one?

Top 3 Items Recommended By The Designer


#1 Streamlined design ring

#wish: Star-shaped sands inlay rings @ 9,936 yen includes tax


#2 Linked pendant necklace

#bell_a: pendant @ 4,968 yen includes tax


#3 Minsah pattern bracelet

Mixed with the traditional Okinawa's pattern minsah and the modern presentation, this special collection represents the eternal love.

#colon: bracelet @ 7,128 includes tax
(Colors: silver, pink and black)


Interviewing with the designer, we found out that different colors actually represent different things in his design. Orange represents sunset, light blue represents the blue sky in Okinawa, yellow represents the sun, and pink represents the romance between couples.

#polka dot: pendant @ 7,560 includes tax
(Colors: Navy, orange, light blue, pink, yellow, green)


Pendant at the bottom on the left
#drop_a: pendant @ 8,640 yen includes tax
(Color: silver)


If you look more carefully, you can find roman numerals on the pendant on the left. The idea behind this design is that putting your best Okinawa memories in this small piece of silver. Actually there is a diamond inlaid behind this pendant!

Pendants
Top left: #star_a @ 9,936 yen includes tax
(Colors: black, Pink and green)

Top Right: #float_a @ 4,968 yen includes tax

Bottom left: #sign @ 9,504 yen includes tax

Bottom right: #s-p @ 9,936 yen includes tax


Leather bracelet
Top row: #resort @ 8,856 yen includes tax

Middle row left: #knoll L size @ 9,936 yen includes tax
(Colors: black and Pink) Engraving plus 1,080 yen

Middle row right: #knoll S size @ 8,856 yen includes tax
(Colors: black and Pink) Engraving plus 1,080 yen

Bottom row left: #palm @ 8,856 yen includes tax
(Color: silver)

Bottom row right: #surf @ 8,856 yen includes tax
(Colors: silver, pink, black)


Simple but stylish rings

At Grace Anniversary Design Shop, you can find rings with great design like the one with the traditional Okinawa patter minsah.

For more information about the rings, please click here:
http://www.grace-shop.jp/item/ring/ring.html


Thinking to get something for her? You can ask the staff for some advice! You will be able to find something nice and fit her!


After sales service

Free service for resizing, polishing and surface coating. It takes about 3 weeks for these services.

Delivery fees: Cash on delivery

Please note that they don't take any overseas orders at the moment. But if you have purchased their products, they still provide their warranty service to you. However, extra delivery fees are as follow:

US: 2,500 yen
Taiwan: 1,700 yen
Singapore: 2,100 yen
Hong Kong: 1,700 yen
Korea: 1,700 yen
(Cash is not accepted)


Grace Anniversary Design (Onna Shop)
Address: Onna, Okinawa
沖縄県国頭郡恩納村前兼久124
Map Code: 206 096 202 4
Tel.: 098-964-3422
Hours: 10:00 - 20:00
(Closed on Wednesday on the 3rd week of every month)
Homepage (Japanese): http://www.grace-shop.jp/
Google Map



After getting some souvenirs at Grace Anniversary Design Shop, it's time to sit down and eat something really nice! Let's go to the most popular restaurant in Okinawa, Ryukyu no Ushi!!


Ryukyu no Ushi Onna
Address: 1F, 909-2 Maeganeku, Onna-son Okinawa
Tel.: 098-965-2233
Hours:
Lunch: 11:00 - 16:30 (L.O. 15:30)
Dinner: 17:00 - 23:30 (L.O. 23:00)
Homepage: http://www.u-shi.net/english/index.html#
Google Map

Check out our previous sharing about this restaurant:

# Gourmet ♪ The Most Famous and Delicious Okinawa Beef Restaurant - Ryukyu no Ushi!


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