Meet Nikolay, he works with KATO as our lead pattern maker and has worked with some of the most noted brands in the denim industry. His unmatched attention to detail with his passion for denim is a big part of the reason you see the quality and fit stand the test of time in our garments.
How long have you been working with patterns and textiles?
What inspired you to get into the industry?
My first rigid Levi’s and rock culture.
What's your favorite thing about designing for KATO?
Great fabrics, construction details links to vintage denim traditions.
What makes KATO a unique brand from others you have worked with?
Great team that knows and loves what it does.
Favorite KATO product? I can’t name one but the traditional 5 pocket rigid jeans at the top of the list…