TOGA was established 1997 in Tokyo by the designer Yasuko Furuta. She studied fashion design and patterning at Esmod Japan and Esmod Paris. In 2005, TOGA began presenting its collections in Paris and 2014 in London. In addition to its main collection “TOGA”, which it continues to present in runway shows, Toga also runs the menswear line “TOGA VIRILIS”
The word "TOGA" means ancient Roman garment made of a single piece of fabric and worn over a tunic.