For his collection "Jules-François Crahay" in Japan, Jules-François Crahay needs a Japanese stylist.
He chose Sakazaki Kyoko (future Kyoko Reaux) among more than 3,00 candidates, for the quality of its design and creativity.
They will work for several years, and became friends.
Jules-François Crahay was born in Liege from industrial father and mother, Frances, who runs a fashion house.
He studied in Paris in the 1930s and then returned to Belgium to work with his mother. He opened his own house in 1951 in Paris with Germaine de Vilmorin.
Hired by Robert Ricci, he joined the Nina Ricci House and remains a decade.
Thereafter, he joined Lanvin for twenty years. His collection of 1964 is also very noticeable.
From 1985 to 1988 presented a collection Jules-François Crahay in Japan under a contract with the company already Itokin manager license of the French brand Courreges in this country.
He obtained during his career, three times the Gold Dice ("the first award of the French fashion") for the creativity of its collections.