Beautiful sunset and ship’s silhouette,
Retro townscape and cat’s meow
Chochin lantern under the eaves, swinging to the sound of festival
Glittering water surface, feast from the sea with the aroma of sea breeze
Sea birds flying around the sky, sound of waves gently resonating
Mikuni Town in Fukui Prefecture is a port town full of charm.
We designed our products with Mikuni-minato (an old district of Mikuni)
as a motif in a hope for you to love this town more.
Guaranteeing you that you will also fall in love with Mikuni
“kohimikuni” has been designed with various sceneries from Mikuni-minato as its motif.
It is an Itoya’s original product, originating from our wish to inform people more about Mikuni-minato’s charm.
Mikuni-minato Tenugui hand towel
Tenugui designed with adorable sceneries from Mikuni-minato.
Since it is suited both for a souvenir and for your own use,
it makes you crave for the whole collection.
Echizen Washi letter writing set
Letter writing set made from Echizen Washi
Fine Echizen Washi with 100% kozo mulberry fibre is used.
Illustrator/ Graphic & Textile designer
Graduated from Parsons School of Design in New York City
with a BFA degree in Communication Design/ Illustration.Graduated from Parsons School of Design,
College of Art and Design in New York.
She has worked as a textile designer for numerous apparel and general merchandise brands such as GAP,
Victoria's Secret, and Carter's,
TopShop in New York City.
In 2006, she moved back to her hometown, Echizen City, Fukui Prefecture.
She is currently active in a wide variety of fields,
including graphic design, textile design, and freehand mural painting.