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    Ep 7: Handmade Tales – The Crochet Artists

    Due to lockdowns, people around the world took up crocheting during the pandemic. Ghib discovers that in Singapore, some young people have turned ...
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    Ep 6: Handmade Tales – The Leathersmith

    YouTuber Ghib Ojisan finds out that not all leather goods are created equal, as he delves into Singapore’s blossoming leather crafts scene.
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    Ep 5: Handmade Tales – The Pasta Maestro

    YouTuber Ghib Ojisan continues his exploration of Singapore’s maker scene, this time learning the finer points of handmade pasta and how great ...
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    Ep 4: Handmade Tales – The Woodsman

    YouTuber Ghib Ojisan has got the keys to his new flat. Before he can move in, he will need some furniture! So, he is off to apprentice himself ...
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    Ep 1: The Joy of Making Time

    Savour Korean cuisine inspired by the country’s tradition, peek into the world of a self-taught Japanese watchmaker with his creations, and relish ...
  6. 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 ...
  7. 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.
  8. 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 ...
  9. Shuji Nakagawa, a third-generation master craftsman and contemporary artist

    From rice bucket to champagne cooler: Updating an age-old Japanese craft

    Not satisfied with just crafting wooden vessels for utilitarian purposes of storing water, miso or rice, Shuji Nakagawa is updating the ...
  10. Kyoto artisans

    How Kyoto artisans keep their traditions alive with Instagram and Airbnb

    On a recent visit to Kyoto, CNA Luxury ventured to three workshops specialising in traditional Japanese crafts to find out how these centuries-old ...