On June 22 (Mon), GEOMETRIC, a line of accessories created by jewelry brand agete and designer Naoto Fukasawa, will be released.
Developing forms with square corners that gradually become rounded are said to be the most favored by people. This may be due to the fact that softening the corners forms friendly shapes. These are not dulled corners, but rather forms that are carefully carved by the hands of expert craftsmen.
They feature geometric forms with soft round corners. These are items of exceptional craftsmanship from Yamanashi Prefecture, where this jewelry is produced.
Naoto Fukasawa is engaged in various projects, including design work and consulting for the some of the world's leading brands and Japanese companies. He has won numerous national and international design awards. In 2007, he was awarded the title of Royal Designer for Industry (British Royal Society of Arts). From 2010 to 1014, served as Good Design Award Jury President. Professor in the Department of Integrated Design at Tama Art University. Director of the Japan Folk Crafts Museum.
Koo-fu is a local jewelry brand born in Kofu, Yamanashi Prefecture. All items are produced using original materials and superb fabrication technology. Pt950 is a very hard material that is whiter than traditional platinum. K18YG and Ag950, two high-hardness materials little prone to discoloration. Koo-fu is jewelry that communicates the handmade artisanship and message of its creators.
Jewelry of simple yet sophisticated design in sync with the times. The agete brand always proposes fashion jewelry and accessories that are original while reflecting modern womens' lifestyles and fashion.
※ The GEOMETRIC jewelry brand by designer Naoto Fukasawa, which shares with the agete brand the gentle assertion of messages combined with carefully selected materials and techniques, is also carried by some agete shops. Please inquire with your local agete shop about availability.