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Mechanical Poetry

Hermès objects have their reasons that houses don’t know.
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The golden filets of porcelain

In the Hermès workshops in Nontron, eight gilders master the art of decorating ceramic pieces by hand.
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Cashmere in a spin

In Nepal, at the beginning of winter, the wool from the white cashmere goats is combed, carded, dyed and ready to weave. The cashmere fabric is then bedecked with bright colours.