Offbeat

By Catherine Reid


A pair of Japanese sweethearts co-ordinate their outfits every single day – and have done for the last 37 years.

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Whether it’s gingham, nautical or monochrome, Bon and Pon wear matching outfits every time they go out together.

The couple – who have been married for 37 years – say it makes their relationship ‘stronger’ and have even had knitted dolls made which look like them.

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They’ve amassed a whopping 420,000 followers on Instagram since December 2016, which is when they started documenting their outfits on the picture sharing site.

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The dynamic duo, who go by the name BonPon511 on Instagram, said: “We’ve been married for 37 years.

“We wear the same outfits when we go out together.

“It makes us closer and our relationship better, and this way it’s more fun when we do go out together!”

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Bon and Pon, who are both in their 60s, have shared over 100 outfits in just four months.

Their most ‘liked’ post – with over 58,000 likes – is them wearing a red, blue and beige outfit from Uniqlo.

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Bon sports a red jumper over a red checked shirt, beige trousers and a blue jacket, while Pon wears a blue shirt, beige trench coat and red skirt.

They have also posed next to a giant Pegasus statue, in front of their cars and in coffee shops.