Mountain Research’s output may be meticulously crafted and unfailingly chic, but designer Setsumasa Kobayashi isn’t necessarily connected to the worlds of traditional fashion or hype driven streetwear. As to be expected from a brand whose biannual collections are conceived of in a literal mountain retreat, practical functionality is always the foremost priority for Kobayashi and Mountain Research.
The laser-engraved Nume leather circle-shaped mini pendant with the tribal "A" (which is no longer a specialty) is a key case that supports a single key. As a tool to share the Harco (and reasonable) spirit of "When you go to the mountains, you only have to have one key to your house!" (... sweat).