These Japanese Matches by Kumi Hirasaka Will Make Anyone Smile

By: Ian Andrew Panganiban - Published: May 1, 2013 • References: kokeshi-m & designtaxi
Playing with fire is now more enjoyable thanks to these quirky Japanese matches. Created by Japanese artist Kumi Hirasaka, the ‘Kokeshi Matches’ will put a smile on anyone’s face, which was Hirasaka’s intent when she crafted her batch. Hirasaka created the matches because she wanted to put a smile on the people who saw her matches.

The matches have numerous faces drawn onto them such as pandas, cranes, cats and pigs, which are all perfect for match-using animal lovers. Since the matches are too adorable to be actually used, one could use these funny Kokeshi matches to help prevent smokers from lighting-up their cigarettes, thus preventing future health problems. These funny matches will surely put be a hit to anyone who enjoys a laugh.

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