Kiwakoto highly revolves around craftsmanship. A-STORY Inc. does product development, production and sales of the luxury products. Partnering with traditionally renowned Kyoto craftsmen to enrich modern lifestyle, with their highly valued unique art directions, while maintaining product functionality. They are creating the next trend with a unique perspective and adapting to transform their products worldwide. The young team comprises of members in their 20s and 30s, who come from a wide diversity of the backgrounds. Joining Kiwakoto because of their strong passion in “Japanese tradition,” their desire to get involved in the product development with these traditional craftsmen allows Kiwakoto to deliver these significant traditional values to the next generation in form of a luxurious modern lifestyle.