Bento bento bento. It's everywhere! But what if you want to progress from ogling over their cuteness to making them yourself? Here's a brand new book called Yum Yum Bento Box which is written in English and published by the fabulous publisher Quirk Books.
Did you see the movie Coraline? Well maybe you thought about this and maybe you didn't but since the movie was primarily stop-motion animation, just about everything in it was made by hand in tiny miniature scale.
This includes knitting tiny sweaters for the characters. This video describes the process and you will not believe your eyes. The woman who knit the sweaters is knitting with strands of thread using knitting needles that are sometimes as thin as human hair. Amazing!