Brand NameLunarossa・Yoppi
CEOYoshiyuki Awajitani
Tokyo studio addressKosugi-cho, Nakahara-ku, Kawasaki City, Kanagawa Prefecture 
Tokyo studio phoneOnly available in Japanese
Osaka studio address Ichioka, Minato-ku, Osaka
Osaka studio phoneOnly available in Japanese
Home page
Products handledLeather product manufacturing and sales
Founding (establishment)December 7, 2010 (August 23, 2022)
Capital5 million yen
Major trading partnersTakashimaya Co., Ltd., Mito Keisei Department Store Co., Ltd., Daimaru Matsuzakaya Co., Ltd.,
Partner bankMitsubishi UFJ Bank

Osaka studio of AWAJIYAKOUSHOU, Inc.

  • If coming by train→15 minutes walk from JR Loop Line “Bentencho" station.
  • If you come by bus→1 minute walk from Osaka City Bus “Yunagi" stop.
  • If coming by car→You can park in front of the studio.
Partner CompanyAWAJIYASHOUTEN Co., Ltd.
AddressIchioka, Minato-ku, Osaka
Founding (establishment)1938 (October 28, 1955)
Capital10 million yen


  • 1989 – Yoshiyuki Awajitani is born in Osaka. I had many opportunities to come into contact with art, and by the time I could remember, I had loved matching colors and making things.
  • 1997 – Found a teacher at the age of 8 and started making things in earnest (creating artificial bait).
  • 2007 – Self-taught sewing at the age of 18.
  • 2008 – At the age of 19, during his creative activities, he was drawn to the charm of stingray leather from the shark torso of Kendo, and began his own research and technology development.
  • 2010 – Founded “Lunarossa Y’ ppi” at the age of 21.
  • 2014 – Kintetsu Abeno Harukas exhibits at a department store for the first time with its grand opening.
  • 2015 – Permanently installed at Hankyu Umeda Main Store’s watch store.
  • 2016 – First exhibition at Nihonbashi Takashimaya, first exhibition at Tamagawa Takashimaya, first exhibition at Osaka Takashimaya. Produced the Fukui Youkasa “Garusha Umbrella Strap".
  • 2017 – First exhibition at Shinjuku Takashimaya, first exhibition at Kawanishi Hankyu.
  • 2018 – First exhibition at Mito Keisei Department Store. The indigo-dyed stingray leather and the interior are hand-printed with “Thirty-six Views of Mt. Fuji."
  • 2018 – First exhibition at Takasaki Takashimaya. Exhibited at Isetan Shinjuku Main Store Men’s Building. “Blue Aurora", which is made of stingray leather with marbling, has been announced.
  • 2019 – First exhibition at Daimaru Tokyo store, first exhibition at Konandai Takashimaya. Providing leather file art for the drama “Sherlock."
  • 2020 – Filed a patent for stingray leather sewing technology (patent application 2020-7777). Introduced Einokingoshirae, which is made of stingray leather with pure gold leaf.
  • 2021 – First exhibition at Yokohama Takashimaya.
  • 2022 – First exhibition at Iyotetsu Takashimaya. First exhibition at Fujisaki Department Store.
  • 2022 – Established AWAJIYAKOUSHOU, Inc.
  • 2023 – Obtained patent for sewing stingray leather. First exhibition at Omiya Takashimaya.