Brand profile / cikolata

“cikolata” means Chocolate in Turkish .

Not only sweetness, there are full of bitterness and humor, happy moods.

The label has started in London 1999 by selling one-off dresses to the shop in Soho.

The range of products has been expanded to Women’s wear, Accessories, Knitted doll in last few years.

We still keep making Knitted dolls one by one by ourselves at the studio.

Products are available in Colette Paris, MOMA NY, Switzerland, Australia, Hong-Kong.

and over 30 shops in Japan.






Designer / Sachiyo Oishi

Sachiyo Oishi

Born in Japan, Shizuoka
Lives in Tokyo
Fashion designer/ Designer/ Craftsman /Silversmith / Artist

Studied at KANAZAWA COLLEGE OF ART (BA) major in Art history.

After graduation, moved to London to study fashion at London College of Fashion.

Started to sell one-off pieces at ”kokon to zai” and also worked for Hikaru Noguchi(Knit textile designer),Marjan Pejoski during her stay in London for 3 years.

Moved back to Japan in 2002, worked at a few fashion companies, and then launched”cikolata”officially in 2008.


デザイナー 大石さちよ


2000-2002  Hikaru Noguch Textile Designにてアシスタント。

2000  KTZデザイナー、Kokon To Zaiオーナーのマラヤン・ペジョスキのアシスタント。

2000-2002  ロンドンのCockpit work shopにスタジオを構え服、小物の製作に取り組む。

2002-2003  帰国し㈱オンワード樫山にてレディスアシスタントデザイナー。

2003-2007  ㈱ファッション須賀にてレディスデザイナー。

2008-     会社を退職し独立。2008年2月rooms初出展。

2012     拠点とする東京・西荻窪に直営店をOPEN 。

2013     初の著作本「あみものワンダーランド」をマガジンランド社より出版 。

2014     パリの展示会、WHO’S NEXT出展。

2019~    幻冬舎×テレビ東京×noteコミックエッセイ大賞にてグランプリ受賞。2019年末より2年半、WEBメディアcakesにて漫画連載。2022年23年、講談社絵本新人賞にて最終選考落選。第39回日産童話と絵本のグランプリにて優秀賞受賞。