The SECRETCLOSET is being one of the best-kept secrets of Japanese fashion, especially among a small circle of fashion insiders. Keiko Onose established The SECRETCLOSET in 2007 after 13 years working for United Arrows, an established multi-branded retailer in Japan, as a women’s creative director.
After becoming independent, her designed ready to wear collection have been gradually became famous among fashion leaders including actresses and editors, and her unique shops are the “Longing shop” for fashion lovers in Japan.
Her interest is to create the best and refined wardrobe for the women of established personality and deep insight into true quality, which makes them feel even more confident in themselves.
The SECRETCLOSET is her expression of new attitude: “decent yet truly modern”. It combines finest quality and challenges. Its luxury fabrics, beautifully refined details, and clean silhouettes representing discreet femininity, with Japanese artisan, are reflection of real sense of modernity and pure timeless elegance.
She made a great commercial success, running 4 shops in TOKYO and her collection is also available at top department stores such as Mitsukoshi, Takashimaya as well as selected retailers in JAPAN. In 2015, the business expanded to KOREA.
Her Pre-Fall 2016 collection, represents the official launch of “CYCLAS” and its global debut in Paris in January 2016.
The collection was widely praised by international journalists and buyers alike.
In July, CYCLAS will be available exclusively in the NY at Bergdorf Goodman, worldwide at 8 doors in 6 countries, besides JAPAN.