Want to own a Taro Washimi creation? Be prepared to get in line. The independent silver artisan is strictly a one man show, and does everything from crafting the silver to appointing sales distributors alone. But the wait is worth it — Taro Washimi makes every piece by hand, so you’re guaranteed a one of a kind piece of silver.
Taro Washimi, who learnt the ropes of silver crafting at Studio & Y when he was, left at 30 to backpack and see the world. He returned at 35 to set up his own brand, which has garnered a worldwide following