Travel

Moganshan – In Search of A Room of One’s Own

It’s hard to remember the last time I found solitude – the kind of solitude…

A New Stage

Ever since ROSEN was created, I have always used deadstock fabrics found in the local…

ROSEN VI – The Joy and Pain of Making Clothes

There are three different kinds of hard work. Some work is hard because it’s laborious…

ROSEN IV – The Journey

Another flight, another essay. Sitting on the plane seems to be the only chance I…

The Tale of Tony Takitani

Tony Takitani was by no means a remarkable man from his outwardly appearance. He lived…

Sirens’ Song

The train whisks us past Osaka. It’s the end of autumn. Beautiful green foliage is…