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The last practitioners of age-old crafts.
The Man Who Makes Umbrellas for Kung Fu Stars
Sep 24, 2021
This Silversmith Turned a Ghost Town Into a Haven with 600 Other Silver Craftsmen
Jul 20, 2021
The Man that Designed the Famous Stamp on Hong Kong’s $100 Note
May 26, 2021
The history of sitting, explained (with a $2.5 million chair)
Apr 20, 2021
He taught himself how to make watches. Now, they sell for $80,000.
Jan 25, 2021
The delicate and dying art of fixing ancient Chinese books by hand
Dec 08, 2020
A rare look at how Tibetan yak milk soap is made
Dec 02, 2020
This peeing statue might just be the world’s oldest thermometer
Oct 30, 2020
This Chinese engineer loved Optimus Prime so much that he built his own
Jul 20, 2020
The evolution of the qipao, from ‘Suzie Wong’ to ‘In the Mood for Love’
May 27, 2020