Designer ProfileYoshikazu Yamagata
(Fashion Designer / Artist / Educator)
Born 1980 in Tottori Prefecture. In 2005, Yamagata graduated from Central Saint Martins
(London, England) with a BA in Fashion Design Womenswear. He served as design assistant to John Galliano during his studies.
After returning to Japan, he started his own brand in 2007 called "writtenafterwards".
Yamagata was the first Japanese designer to be nominated for the LVMH prize in 2015.
In addition, he opened a space for fashion taught in a free and honest style called "coconogacco".
Brand Profile[Established year] 2007
"writtenafterwards"" is established by Yoshikazu Yamagata and Kentaro Tamai (quit in 2009).
It provides communication of an education, society, culture and environment into fashion.
CategoryMen's & Women's / Ready To Wear
writtenafterwards inc. / Saki Imada