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  1. CNA+: On The Red Dot mini-series celebrates Singapore's makers
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    06:39minutes

    CNA+: On The Red Dot mini-series celebrates Singapore's makers

    A bite-size version of what you have missed on "Asia First".
  2. Ep 9
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    23:00minutes

    Ep 9: Telling Homegrown Stories With Gems

    A Singaporean couple is making waves around the world with their fine jewellery, a trio of chocolate artisans who create unique flavours, and a ...
  3. Fossa Chocolate

    The Singaporeans behind mala hotpot and salted egg cereal-flavoured chocolate

    Fossa Chocolate founders Jay Chua, Charis Chia and Yilina Leong were among the first in Singapore to introduce the concept of single-origin ...
  4. Ep 8
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    23:25minutes

    Ep 8: Living Without Reservations

    At Karmakamet Conveyance in Thailand, let go of any dining notions, self-taught tailors Gerald and Diana lovingly hand stitch ties, and visit a ...
  5. Vanda Fine Clothing

    This Singapore couple runs one of fewer than 10 tie ateliers in the world

    Gerald Shen and Diana Chan, who founded Vanda Fine Clothing in 2011, defied convention to become one of the youngest makers of ties, pocket ...
  6. Noriyuki bespoke tailor

    Why is there a nine-month waitlist for a bespoke suit from this Japanese tailor?

    Noriyuki Ueki’s keen attention to details means that his bespoke atelier Ciccio can only produce around 150 hand-sewn Neapolitan-style suits a year.
  7. Ichizawa Kyoto

    ‘If we sell our products online… We won’t be able to sleep’: Kyoto bag-maker

    Fourth-generation Kyoto bag-maker Shinzaburo Ichizawa is generally inclined to doing things the old-fashioned way. But that’s what endears him to ...
  8. Hiroshi Eguchi gave up his business to establish Mitosaya Botanical Distillery

    He left his job at the age of 43 to pursue his passion for making botanical spirits

    Former bookstore owner Hiroshi Eguchi gave up his business to establish Mitosaya Botanical Distillery to highlight the versatility of Japanese ...
  9. The Japanese denim label with a one-year waiting list for its S$2,600 jeans

    The Japanese denim label with a one-year waiting list for its S$2,600 jeans

    Hisao Manabe is credited not only with establishing cult brand Momotaro Jeans, but also with reviving his ageing hometown of Kojima, known as the ...
  10. Louis Kwok

    Defying skeptics, this photographer followed his passion to become a woodworker

    There are fewer than 10 artisanal woodworkers in Singapore. Louis Kwok is one of them, and sees himself as an artist and designer who makes useful ...