Ashton Michael is a designer born and raised in Los Angeles, CA. Hirota made his debut on the fashion scene at the age of 19. He started his first company GLAZA only 2 quarters into attending F.I.D.M in 2002. His first showing in LA Fashion Week resulted in being picked up by destination stores including Patricia Fields NYC, Fred Segal LA, and Volcan & Aphrodite in Tokyo. A decade later, Hirota continues his movement with his current company Ashton Michael.
- Based on his "Ritual": Spring/Summer 2017 Collection.
- He also designed the costumes worn by Lady Gaga dancers for Coachella.