The city of Taito, located in the metropolis of Tokyo, is home to the famous tourist destinations of Ueno and Asakusa.
However, Taito is also one of Japan's foremost production locations for fashion accessories such as leather goods and hats.
In this competition, a star-studded cast of guest judges from fashion accessory makers
at the forefront of the industry will select the best designs from over 2,300 entries.
If selected, you will have the chance to have your design realized in production by the craftsmen/women of Taito City!
Award Categories (five categories in total)
(1) Shoes / (2) Bags / (3) Belts & Suspenders / (4) Small Leather Items
Hokuto KATSUI, Nao YAGI
Designers of mintdesigns
Representative Director of Office Camoshita Co.,Ltd.
Creative Advisor of UNITED ARROWS, LTD.
Business Unit Division 1
Buyer of Men's Goods at MATSUYA GINZA main branch
Operating Officer at BEAMS Co., Ltd.
Senior Creative Director of BEAMS Creative Laboratory "HALS"
Manufacturers in the Taito City area
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