Kesennuma knitters aim to build world-class brand

National Oct 24, 2013

Kesennuma knitters aim to build world-class brand

by Naomi Hayashi

An effort to knit cardigans to help revive the tsunami-hit coastal city of Kesennuma in Miyagi Prefecture has evolved into a company of 20 people. The firm, Kesennuma Knitting Co., originally started as a project by Tamako Mitarai, 28, in June 2012. It now employs ...