Born in Sweden and raised in Japan, Erika Kurihara began her career working in fashion design in Stockholm before moving to London and assisting Edward Enninful for a year, subsequently joining the fashion team at i-D magazine where she worked as Fashion Editor before moving freelance.
Renowned for her refined & cultivated work, with attention to detail paramount and style laced with beautifully curated pieces, Erika has worked for magazines such as i-D, i-D Japan, Purple, CR BOOK, Show Studio, Vogue & V Magazine and alongside photographers such as Nobuyoshi Araki, Kacper Kasprzyk, Karim Sadli, Paul Wetherell, Scott Trindle & Chloe LeDrezen. Erika has also styled a number of moving image projects, working with directors such as Kate Cox, Max Taylor & Ronan McKenzie.
Erika also collaborates & consults with designers across Fashion Week, with previous shows she’s worked on including Barbara Casasola, Minki, Fashion East / Ryan Lo. Erika’s commercial clients include Amostyle, Dewl, & Mihara Yashuhiro.