32 Bizarre Inventions From Japan… I Can’t Believe #17 Actually Exists.
Japan is an amazing country with a lot of rich cultural traditions, amazing cuisine, and warm, respectful people. It's also a place where you can find a lot of crazy things being created for "consumer use" - even some things that don't make much sense at all.
These types of products are called chindogu in Japanese. Literally translated, chindogu means "unusual tool." While most tools and products solve every day problems, chindogu products have no real use at all. The entire art of making chindogu is based on the fact that these things have no utility, no function, and no real purpose of existing.
Check out these 32 amazing examples of chindogu below.You might actually wish that #25 was real.
#1. Tiny umbrellas for women to put their fancy heels under in the rain.
#2. The "Liberation Wrapper," so women can hide their mouths while they eat.
#3. Lap pillow, comfy pillows that are shaped like a woman's lap for business men to sleep on.
#4. A shouting vase, marketed as "a vase to hold your anger in."
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