about JACCO

JACCO is a Funky & Elegant fashion jewelry brand based in Paris,
founded by a Japanese - Parisienne designer, Sawako ISHITANI.

Before starting JACCO, Sawako worked as an accessories designer
for over 10 years, gaining rich and distinctive experiences
at JC de CASTELBAJAC, SONIA RYKIEL and SWAROVSKI.

The brand name JACCO is her nick-name since childhood
which is the name of a small Japanese fish.

JACCO's collections are not only about "KAWAII", 
then they are based on the concept and stories.
It got full of playful spirit which make you always smile.

100% made in Paris, All hand crafted by French workmanship !

biography

1976 
Born in Japan (Shizuoka)
1995 
Moved to Shanghai
1996 
Studied under Professor Jean-Charles de Castelbajac
at the university of Applied Arts in Vienne
1997 
Moved to Paris, Worked at JC de CASTELBAJAC as an intern
1998 
Worked at JC de CASTELBAJAC as an accessories designer
2004 
Worked at SONIA RYKIEL as a senior handbag designer
2005 
Worked at SWAROVSKI as chief handbag and leather goods designer
2010 
Launched own brand JACCO

Photography by Paul Carée

JACCO - Sawako ISHITANI

Photography by Paul Carée