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Horiyoshi Worldwide Inc. (HWI), formerly Kranti Resources, Inc., incorporated on November 3, 2006, through its wholly owned subsidiary Horiyoshi the Third Limited (HTT), is engaged in producing menswear, womanswear, accessories and jewelry. The Company’s products consists of three categories of goods: casual wear for men, casual wear for women, and unisex accessories. Its menswear collection features knit cardigans and crew and v-neck sweaters made from wool, silk and cashmere, as well as hooded sweatshirts and t-shirts. Its womenswear collection features short knit dresses, tank tops, leggings and scarves. In November 2010, the Company completed the acquisition of Japan based, fashion apparel design and production house - Horiyoshi the Third Limited.
The Company’s accessories line features a range of jewelry, including rings, earrings, bracelets and pendants. The Company’s products are based on the graphic designs of Master Horiyoshi III of Yokohama. Its products are distributed through apparel retailers worldwide. The Company markets its products primarily through referrals, product presentations, and special events or openings held in cooperation with its retailers.
Horiyoshi Worldwide Inc., designs, manufactures, and markets Horiyoshi the Third (HIII) - a high end clothing and accessories product line based on the artistry of World renowned Japanese Tattoo Artist, Yoshihito Nakano (Horiyoshi III). The Company is rapidly expanding its distribution platform with the line currently being sold in approximately 45 luxury retail boutiques located in 25 cities worldwide. Debuting in Fall 2009 - HIII has been featured in leading fashion publications such as the New York Times, International Herald Tribune, the Los Angeles Times, Anotherman Magazine, Vogue and Style.com.
"The Horiyoshi Collection transforms the unique vision and unequivocal precision of this revered tattoo artist and the richness of the Japanese tattoo tradition into an inimitable brand experience" said Mitsuo Kojima, President and CEO of Horiyoshi Worldwide.
HORIYOSHI the THIRD is a collection of modern mens/womens wear and jewelry inspired by legendary Japanese Tattoo Master, Horiyoshi III of Yokohama. The line offers a glimpse into the artistic realm of Horiyoshi III through exceptionally crafted knitwear and jerseys combined with exquisite accessory items.
With a focus on fit and quality of fabric, Horiyoshi the Third is a high end, casual clothing line with a subtle edge of mystery. Our line artfully ties together the raw beauty of Horiyoshi?s classic designs with modern sophistication and elegance. All products are produced in Japan on a limited run basis to ensure the authenticity and exclusivity of his name and work remains the symbol of his artistic legacy.