September 6, 2011
... and Yumiko Sekine, the designer. Yumiko Sekine started her first business in 1993 importing used books and house ware from Europe and America to Japan. In her search for more products, she could not find affordable every day linens that she had used during her childhood. She visited Lithuania, a country that grows flax, whose fibers are spun into linen,and has been producing and exporting linen productsto other European countries since the Middle Ages.She was disappointed to find that there were no linen products for daily use available in the stores there. This led her to contact several linen producers and started to have them produce her own product designs in Lithuania.Her first collection started with only seven items. Now after ten years, Fog Linen Work produces a large line of linen products for the home and linen clothing.
Take a tour ...
Or visit here store in tokyo :
open:12-6 pm (close : sat, sun, holidays)
5-35-1 Daita Setagaya Tokyo Japan 155-0033
from Shimokitazawa west exit , 3 minutes by walk.
Neest in France has some stuf of her collection as wall.
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