Waka Takahashi is a Japanese designer based in 3 global cities. Tokyo, Milan, and New York.

She moves to New York City in 2009 and graduates with a Fashion Design degree from Parsons The New School for Design.

After graduating, she moves to Italy for training with Italian leather handbag manufacturers of Chanel, Ferragamo, Bvlgari, and other globally known luxury brands to achieve top leather craftsmanship of the world.

Currently working between Tokyo, New York, and Milan, she conitunes to explore the top materials and leather crafts of world, and works to preserve disappearing luxury heritage and makers with refined, yet spontaneous design by offering promising products.