Jennifer Yelk Hateruma

Tokyo, Japan

I am a mother of an infant son living in Tokyo with my Japanese husband who is a teacher in a public elementary school. I decided to make my son toys myself after being disappointed with the selection of toys for purchase at the big stores and the big price that goes with them. I also wanted him to be able to enjoy things that Mama made just for him. My grandmother taught me to sew when I was about 5 years old but I only recently started making ... Read Full Bio »

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Toddler Backpack


Scottie Dog


Lanky Monkey


Mop Top Hedgehog