Nihon Vogue is Japan’s preeminent publisher of books on handicrafts, with a long history and thousands of titles on knitting, sewing, quilting, embroidery, paper crafts, tole painting and more. Publications in English include works by Hitomi Shida, Keiko Okamoto, Reiko Washizawa, Shizuko Kuroha, Yoko Saito and more.
Translator Cassandra Harada is a fiber artist living in Japan, and spends most of her time knitting, and spinning. Originally from the US, Cassandra has been in Japan for about 15 years. Cassandra teaches knitting and spinning in Japan and America and occasionally publishes her own design work.
Cassandra has translated many knitting books including Easy Knitting Fingerless Gloves