Designer

Masako Ogura

Masako Ogura

Japanese American

Masako Ogura was born on the Japanese island of Kyusyu.  Her mother is a professional dance teacher who commonly wears kimono so Masako grew up attentive to the splendor and sophistication of these garments.  Masako’s creations give new life to vintage kimono as she designs wearable art using the beautiful textiles of Japan.