01 ALBERT GOODWILL SPALDING
As a pitcher and director of the United States Major League in the 19th century,
he is a nominee who left a wonderful record of leading 241 games out of 301 games
while he was enrolled in Boston Red Stockings and Chicago White Stockings.
He did pitching all the games with baseball balls he developed himself,
retired in 1876 and entered the baseball hall of fame.
After retirement he started business of sports equipment.
(Established "A.G. Spalding & Brothers" company)
Over the next 100 years, the ball he developed was used as an official sphere
for Major League Baseball, for a long time involved in the development of sports equipment.
02 A.G. Spalding
While promoting the development of sports equipment, they opened a flagship shop of
Spalding Brothers in Chicago in 1876 and New York in 1885 to make sports equipment more popular.
Originally they sell sports equipment, but as time went on to offer lifestyle totally
from sportswear to dress wear and personal belongings, AG Spalding & Bros.
520 Fifth Avenue NY has sports It was born as a brand for people who love sports.
03 1983 Started stationery in Japan
In addition to stationery goods such as notes and briefcase,
which cherished the natural texture of the material with the concept of American Traditional,
as well as lifestyle goods such as coin cases and wristwatches were provided in total.
Among them, writing instruments that made use of aluminum materials have been posted
in various fashion magazines, becoming present like a fashion item beyond the frame of stationery,
and now it gets a high reputation not only in Japan but also overseas It was.
04 A.G. Spalding & Bros.
520 Fifth Avenue
Based on the history and tradition of Spalding & Brothers, Raymay will propose stationery goods
that were in the era under a new concept.
Not to mention ease of use, but based on the original vintage American style of the brand establishment,
incorporating design elements of the baseball as the origin, design pursuit of Spalding & Brothers' likeness.
Like a sport that improves by practicing, familiar with the owner's hand by long use,
and using durable materials that become items indispensable to life.
In addition, this time, we stuck to Made in Japan, realized the unique quality of Japan,
fine grain and politeness of making from leather materials called geology.
This new Spalding Brothers will propose to all people seeking such a style to enjoy their own style of life
while having the joy of having, the pleasure to use and commitment.