A fashionable knit salon located along Meguro Dori near Toritsudaigaku Station. Hand-knitted knits are lined up in various colors in the show window. “Sakane Atsuko Original Knit” where you can order one-of-a-kind original knits. We talked to designer Atsuko Sakane.
— What are the advantages of hand-knitted knits?
I agree. There are various things, but first of all, the texture and fun of the thread can be utilized. You can enjoy the luster and color by combining many thin threads of different materials such as silk and cashmere with exquisite color adjustment. It also has shrinkage, so it’s easy to wear and move.
— In terms of original knit?
When it comes to knitwear, some people may be concerned about the shape of the knitwear, but since it is a completely original knitwear that suits that person from measurement to design, there is no need to worry about it. We select high-quality and formal knits, select threads, ask about individuality and wishes as well as design, and the finish that covers the body shape is unique to that person. The polite finish has been well received, and there are many repeaters.
— You are expanding the range of your activities through knitting.
Okay. In addition to custom knitting, the salon offers knitting classes for beginners according to their level. With a small number of people, you can choose your favorite time. Recently, I have also been working on original knitwear for movie costumes. I received an order from an actress and made it … We hope that as many people as possible will know the goodness of knitwear.
— That’s wonderful. Thank you for today.