Label YOJIRO KAKE is based in Pistoia Italy, established by Japanese designer Yojiro Kake after graduating from Polimoda International Institute of Fashion Design & Marketing in 2012. In 2013 the logo of label YOJIRO KAKE has registered in Italy then approved officially as a legal company in March 2016. All development, textiles and production are well-made in Italy authentically.
The designer Kake, who is fond of origami tailoring, likes to apply those techniques into women’swear. Classic items as shirt, coat, blazer, there are details and ideas originally reconstructed by Origami pattern. Through out Haute Couture or Ready-to-Wear works, the mood of label YOJIRO KAKE is demonstrating as though the Japanese modern beauty eyes – Form of European traditional costumes yet with geometrical abant-garde patterns. Each design presents Kake’s ideas of beautiful women.. Deeply researched designs in Japanese mood upon western classic items, Kake has accumulated the positive reputations by people who realize the label as Contemporary Art.
After finishing high school Yojiro went onto study at UEDA YASUKO School of Fashion in Osaka Japan. For 3 years he pursued the technical skills required in both womenswear and menswear fields, After graduating Yojiro worked within a companies as pattern-maker and designer. While he still cherished his work he understood that in this area of manufacturing, the only objective was at making a profit.
He soon realised a need to return to study fashion outside of Japan in order to re-discover and establish his own ideas, beliefs and creativity. He left the company and made the life changing decision to study at POLIMODA International Institute of Fashion Design & Marketing in Florence Italy, where the studio is now based