Born in Portland, Satoshi Saffen founded nonnative in 1999 in Tokyo solely on a single T-shirt design. Two years later, Takayuki Fuji joined as designer and a full men's seasonal collection followed. With nonnative, Saffen create well-made men's clothing based on classic military, workwear and outdoor gear with meticulous tailoring and a fixation of comfort and fit. Silhouettes are slim yet unrestrictive, practical and versatile. All clothing is made in Japan.