History

1893
The founder, Kannichi Hirose, born in Gifu Prefecture
1918
Established the Hirose Senkoujou in Meguro-ku
1930
Relocated the workshop to Nakaochiai, Shinjuku-ku
1956
Established the Hirose Senkoujou Limited Company
1975
Edo Komon accredited as the Intangible Cultural Heritage Pattern Dyeing
1999
Certified as the Traditional Craftsman by the Secretary of the Ministry of International Trade and Industry
2006
Established the KOMON HIROSE brand