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Get set for a kawaii Christmas with Hyper Japan.


Christmas is all wrapped up in super sweet decora bow, thanks to Hyper Japan, as the weekend long celebration of Japanese culture returns. Taking over Olympia's National Hall for a Christmas market unlike any other, choc full of kawaii finds, tasty treats, and plenty of Gothic & Sweet Lolita attire, you'll be spoilt for choice.


With a very Christmassy theme, next month's Hyper Japan sees the National Hall turned into a sweet festive market. Unlike this summer's show, Hyper Japan's Christmas Market will see even more stalls to shop at for those perfect gifts, or even a little treat for yourself, alongside stage performances, demonstrations, and plenty of food and drink stalls.


Alternative fashion fans will be spoilt rotten with plenty of fashion stalls to shop around whatever your style, including stalls from Dreamy Bows, to Glitterbomb, Roxie Sweetheart & Genki Gear, alongside a fashion extravaganza on the stage with every style imaginable showcased on the stage, from traditional kimonos, to sweet lolita, and visual kei, which you can apply to take part in, and show your favourite Japanese style on the catwalk. To enter yourself in for the catwalk visit hyperjapan.co.uk/whats-on/hyper-kawaii/.


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Cosplay afficonado's will also be treated across the weekend with the Cosparade where you can show your favourite costumes off onstage, whether your experienced, or a beginner to the art of cosplay. To cosplay panels, and battles across the weekend.


There's certainly plenty to see, and do at Hyper Japan, with plenty of guests taking to the stage, to karaoke, and the Eat Japan area, where you can feast upon samples of umeshu to Nikka whiskies, amongst eating tasty treats from macarons, to meow meow cookies.


Whether you want to visit in your finest decora attire, or simply have a shop for those elusive christmas gifts, you'll be spoilt for choice at next month's Hyper Japan Christmas Market. Opening on November 14th from 2pm-8pm, till November 16th from 9am-6pm at The National Hall, Olympia, Hammersmith Road, London. Tickets start from £12 - £15, for full details visit www.hyperjapan.co.uk.