Summary

– Summary –  
Passion Yoko has designed accessories for various fashion brands as a product designer and as a graphic designer. She has designed for top multibillion dollar brands including Oscar de la Renta, Lanvin, Yves Saint Laurent, Burberry Black Label, Burberry Blue, Burberry London, Celine, Kenzo, Comme des Garçons and Junya Watanabe.She designed 1,000 more accessories and attachments such as buttons, fasteners, metal labels, hooks, rivets, zippers, bag clasps and handles, and eyelets, etc. She also specializes in metal design, which makes her one of the few designers who can be creative not only in terms of fabric, but metal as well. In 2008 and 2009, the accessories she designed were showcased by Oscar de la Renta in the New York Collection. She established her own design firm “Kirameki Girls from Tokyo” spring of 2009 and showcased her work through private exhibitions. She created a team of professional photographers, hair stylists and make up artists, and they accomplished a lot of design projects together. The team’s remarkable work, which showcased kimonos and accessories, was featured in ELLE online magazine, among others. She has designed other projects including CD art work design, clothes and stage designs for clients such as Captain Funk and Hide-Boh,etc. Passion Yoko moved to New York in the spring of 2012, and currently, she is art director.

– My Works –  
[Accessories]
As Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM), she designed accessories for Adidas, Nike, Puma, Nissan, Toyota, Honda, Subaru, Canon, Ricoh, Boze, Notica , Phoenix , Motorola , Unbro, Reebok, Athleta, Samantha Thavasa, Ash & Diamonds, etc.

[Trims for Apparel ( such as buttons, except fabric ) ]
Designed Trims ( Jeans’ Buttons, Rivets, Snap Fasteners, Buttons & Zippers, etc.) for Oscar de la Renta, Lanvin, Yves Saint Laurent, Burberry Black Label, Burberry Blue, Burberry London, Celine, Kenzo, Comme des Garçons, Junya Watanabe,Paul Stuart, Donna Karan, Emporio Armani, Salvatore Ferragamo, Tommy Hilfiger, Polo Ralph lauren, Calvin Klein, CK, Jill Stuart, Anna sui, Scotch House, Prigs, Sonia Rykiel, Michel Kors, Epoca, E.Z, Elle Planete, double wrap , Le souk, Regal, Ghibli, Pride glide, Moussy, Frapbois, Revolver, Amaca, icb ,C.ronson, Zucca, Comme Ca Ism, Dress Camp, etc.

[General Art Direction]
・”Onward Kashiyama” Exhibition Art Direction
・”WORLD” Exhibition Art Direction
・”BIGI” Exhibition Art Direction
・”Sankei Co.,Ltd.” Exhibition Art Direction
・”Morito Co.,Ltd.” at Japan Creation Exhibition Art Direction
・”Morito Co.,Ltd.” in Asakusa in Tokyo Shop Direction and Design
・”Germany (Cologne) IMB Exhibition” in Germany Interior Design and Art Direction
・”Kane-M” in USA, New Jersey & New York Office, Showroom Interior & Shop Direction and Design
・”JUPITER” in England, London Art Direction and Shop Visual VJ/PV
・”CAPTAIN FUNK” Logo&HEAVY METAL,HEAVY MELLOW CD Design,Graphic Design, Live Costume & Styling, The Stage General Direction
・”HIDEBOH” ( Takeshi Kitano Director 「ZATOICHI」Tap-Dance Choregrapher) Stage Interior
・”CAPTAIN FUNK” <PLAYMODEL>Logo, Graphic Design, Stage Costume, General Direction
・”DARK MODEL” Art direction

[Private Exhibition]
・Germany (Berlin): Joined Group Exhibition of Japanese Artists whom Kazutomo Suzuki respects
・Tokyo, “CLUB CITTA” (Live hall in Kawasaki), Exhibited Decorative works and Art Direction
・Tokyo, Joined Pacific Creators for the Performing Arts (PaCPA) presents, “The Performing Pot of Arts”, Exhibition / Performance

[Clients]
Oscar de la Renta, Lanvin, Yves Saint Laurent, Burberry Black Label, Burberry Blue, Burberry London, Celine, Kenzo, Comme des Garçons, Junya Watanabe,Paul Stuart, Donna Karan, Emporio Armani, Salvatore Ferragamo, Tommy Hilfiger, Polo Ralph lauren, Calvin Klein, CK, Jill Stuart, Anna sui, Scotch House, Prigs, Sonia Rykiel, Michel Kors, Epoca, E.Z, Elle Planete, double wrap , Le souk, Regal, Ghibli, Pride glide, Moussy, Frapbois, Revolver, Amaca, addidas, Nike, Puma, Nissan, Toyota, Honda, Subaru, Canon, Ricoh, Boze, Notica , Phenix , Motorola , Unbro, Reebok, Athleta, Samantha Thavasa, ASH & DIAMONDS, Onward Kashiyama, WORLD, BIGI,Sankei Co., ltd.,Morito Co., ltd., Kane-M” in USA, JUPITER” in England, CAPTAIN FUNK, HIDEBOH, DARK MODEL, etc.