Bio: Motonari Ono went to Mejiro Design School during 2000 and 2002. From 2002, he started at London College of Fashion Foundation(LCF) where he graduated with honors in June 2003. In September 2003, he enrolled in Royal College of Fine Art Antwerp where he left shortly after to work for Bora Aksu, a London designer. In 2004, he joined Bora Aksu as a chief pattern-maker. After returning to Japan in 2006, he established motonari ono. He was elected the finalist of mango fashion award 3rd edition in 2010.