Galentines/Palentines is a great excuse to treat your best friends and there’s lots of kawaii character pairs and groups that would be perfect to share.
The Buddies collection at Paperchase (UK) is super cute and has products for every budget! They’re a group of animal friends including a bunny, cat, panda and penguin and you can even take a quiz to see which one you’re most like. I recently bought a few things with the voucher from my stationery advent calendar and love it all.
This adorable new Pokemon Nonbiri Life collection is a collaboration with Suica penguin illustrator Chiharu Sakazaki. It mostly features matching pals Pikachu and Piplup who look so cute with their little hats and bags. JapanStuffs (Japan) have the whole collection up for pre-order and ship worldwide.
Are you and your friends like Rilakkuma and his friends Korilakkuma, Kiiroitori and Kogumachan? Get yourself matching mugs from VeryGoods (Japan).
Molang and PiuPiu are always having adventures together. Pick up some of these sticky notes sets at LemonCatShop (UK) for you and your BFF.
Kiki & Lala are siblings as well as best friends. Get together with your closest friend and share this pack of Little Twin Stars face masks from Sanrio USA.
Not sure which characters you and you friends are most like? Take our Which Kawaii Character Are You? quiz to find out!
Marceline is the co-founder and editor of Super Cute Kawaii and author of The Super Cute Book of Kawaii. She also designs cute character goods as Asking For Trouble. Having visited Japan five times, Marceline is enormously inspired by all things Japanese and especially loves bunnies, space and any kind of food object with a happy face.