Creep was founded in Osaka, Japan by Kiyofumi Awai in 1997. Since then, Creep has sold its cutting-edge designs in dozens of stores in the US. In 2008, Hiroshi Awai, based in Tronto, Canada, Joined Creep as men's creative director. Hiroshi is taking the line in a new direction by combining innobative Japanese design with his passion for the simple beauty of functional American workwear.