Tomoko Tahara has been creating original design hats and accessories since 1996, she works as a freelance designer with several hat companies in Japan, and her work has been displayed in selected boutiques and department stores around Tokyo, Kyoto and Osaka, Vancouver.
Since 2011, she is involving to create art hats more than ready to wear hats.
*All of my original designs are copyright protected and must not be copied or reproduced in any way without prior permission from ©Tomoko Tahara
Deer head ( Sunny day after the snow) hat is short listed in Snow design contest and displayed in Kaga Snow museum in kaga city, Ishikawa, Japan
Felt feature fashion show at their Canadian felt contest exhibition in Salt spling island BC
See me international art exhibition in NY
In a contest "Design for Stephen Jones", Tomoko Tahara's work "snow cap(the top page photo)" has been commended and shortlisted by mr. Stephen Jones and Mrs Dolly Jones(British vogue.com) .It is also featured on vogue.co.uk.
See selected designers at vogue.co.uk(Tahara is in no.6)
Etsy featured seller
Lingkaran vol 8 (Sony magazines):interview
Kyoto market guide (Bessatsu Taiyou,Heibon publishing):interview