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Japanese Manhole Cover T-Shirts. Hand Printed in Tokyo

A project in Tokyo, Japan by 47regions

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Two Irishmen in Japan bring beautiful Japanese manhole covers from the streets which they then hand print onto t-shirts.
Backers: 135
Average Pledge Per Backer: ¥5658

Funded: ¥763,770 of ¥500,000
Dates: Dec 7th -> Feb 4th (60 days)
Project By: 47regions
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Latest News

New Hiratsuka now unlocked!

January 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone! We have now reached our new goal of 600,000 yen. The new 7th design Hiratsuka is now unlocked. This 7th design is available to all backers as their choice of print on their t-shirt! If you want the new design and to keep your original,... (Read More)

47Regions social media contest.

January 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Test sample of the Kanji on the cards. Hey everyone! We are entering the last stretch of our campaign. For the final push we would love if you could help us out? We are having a contest from now until the end of our campaign where you could win a... (Read More)

We're Funded!!!

January 17th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone. I'm very happy to announce that we are now funded! YAY!  We want to thank you all from the bottom of our hearts for supporting our epic adventure! As a thank you we have unlocked a new manhole cover design called "Sennan" and we have... (Read More)

You Can Put Japan’s Manhole Art On Your Chest With These T-Shirts

January 17th - via: mikeshouts.com
Each graphic is a replica of the actual manhole cover which will be hand-printed by the duo using the good’ol silk screen printing process. If the campaign meets its set funding goal, you should be seeing your pre-order landing at your doorstep as soon as March. (Read More)

47Regions Manhole T-shirts

January 9th - via: japanvisitor.blogspot.ca
After living in Japan for years, people develop a great sensibility for those details, and appreciating the simple things, rather than the big "culture shock" moments. The appreciation of a simpler form of beauty, and the idea of a world hidden at our feet are the foundations behind the project that has become 47Regions. (Read More)

Halfway There!!

January 5th - via: kickstarter.com
Are you as excited as our friends in the picture?  Hey guys 30 day gone! 30 days to go! We're almost at 60% funded and it's all thanks to you guys, we really can't thank you enough for all your support!  We just received our sample cards. We're... (Read More)

Just over 10 days and 40% funded!!

December 18th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey everyone, It's been over 10 days and we are nearly half way to our goal. We are very excited and would like to thank you so much for all your support so far. Just a reminder, a Kickstarter survey will be sent out after our campaign ends and we... (Read More)

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