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VOL.1-31 Update

Passing on the feelings of craftspeople towards their crafts.Along with the best piece to cherish for life.

Crafts are produced through the hands of various people, and everyone who are related to it should be a “craftsperson”. “KOGEI & Me” shares the story of these craftspeople and their thoughts on Kogei.

Brothers Motomasa and Susumu Yotsukawa are the president and senior managing director, respectively, of Yotsukawa Seishakusho, a company engaged in product design and sales of Takaoka copperware. Motomasa joined the company shortly after graduating from university. Susumu rediscovered the appeal of his family business and its craftsmanship after working in the United States for another company, an...