“The Japanese Sense of Beauty High Jewellery Collection” Necklace by Mikimoto 

JEWELRY DESIGNER Mikimoto Kōkichi (25 January 1858 – 21 September 1954) was a Japanese entrepreneur who is credited with creating the first cultured pearl and subsequently starting the cultured pearl industry with the establishment of his luxury pearl company Mikimoto. He was inducted into the house of peers by imperial decree and posthumously awarded the […]


A new chapter in our history began when Kokichi Mikimoto succeeded in creating the world\’s first cultured pearl. “My dream is to adorn the necks of all women around the world with pearls.” — The founder, Kokichi Mikimoto Mikimoto is a company that has dedicated itself to the pursuit of beauty for over a century. […]