About Hanpu Studio YUI
Slogan is “Fulfilling for living and working by disabled people”
HIKARI AKEBONO EN is welfare service business for disabled people based on Hikari city in Yamaguchi prefecture.
Hanpu Studio YUI started with members who are good at sewing and embroidery in HIKARI AKEBONO EN. They make bags made of canvas. A lot of people are amazed by their bag with their heart, warm design and color and also their technique.
They put hope in the the bag, “If YUI bag connect us with you.”
Our Designer Tak also use YUI bag in his daily life and feel their good technique. When he designs shoulder bag, he have a strong thoughts to order the bag to YUI and now actualize this collaboration model.
[What is 雑嚢 - Zatsunou - ?]
It means Japanese bag that put miscellaneous in.
The shoulder bag used around end of Meiji period to Taisho period (about 1912) is called Zatsunou. Also that time, people wore kimono as usual outfit. When designer Tak think about “what bag is good for Samurai Mode Series?”, the idea comes from it.
[What is -書生- Shosei]
Shosei is the student staying at home someone they know and study a lot in Meiji - Taisho period (about 1868 - 1926)
They wore uniform and kimono, carried their stuff in shoulder bag.