Japanese bag brand Motherhouse, which runs its own factory in Bangladesh, opens second store in Singapore

Motherhouse founder Eriko Yamaguchi with the Full Open Mini Boston bag, the brand's most popular model.
Motherhouse founder Eriko Yamaguchi with the Full Open Mini Boston bag, the brand's most popular model.PHOTO: MOTHERHOUSE
Japanese label Motherhouse's store at Suntec City.
Japanese label Motherhouse's store at Suntec City.PHOTO: MOTHERHOUSE

SINGAPORE - Japanese label Motherhouse wants to showcase the craftsmanship of people in developing countries through high-quality bags and leather goods.

"Just because the products come from poorer countries does not mean that the product quality is poorer ," said Motherhouse founder Eriko Yamaguchi, 38.

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