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Profile: The story about hand-made geta sandals from MIZUTORI

A long history in Geta making

Mizutori is a small company owned and operated by the Mizutori family. Currently three generations of the family are active in the company. 335 more words


Testing is a developer job

Maybe you have heard about the various discussions about Test-Driven Development (TDD). Is it worth it? Does it lead to good design? … In this blog post I will not speak about this kind of practice, just “classical” tests. 759 more words

Software Craftsmanship

Yours Truly, Philip Webb

Materials and craftsmanship

To George Jack, about building at Arisaig, 4 March 1902 (Brandon-Jones)

As to the stonework, I had infinite trouble at Arisaig at first, and afterwards little at all. 95 more words

Philip Webb

The Ancient Culture of Greece comes back to life through Anastazio High Jewellery creations

Anastazio: High Jewellery Creations which are inspired by the designer’s love of ancient cultures, nature and of feminine sensuality.

Anastazio Kotsopoulos, one of the youngest jewellery artists in Greece, begun creating artistic jewellery at the age of 19, by studying stone setting together with his brother Agis. 364 more words

Contemporary Pieces

Craftsmanship, Part 2

I think it’s a good thing when I need a second post to talk about the craftsmanship going on at our job site.  We have been up to our eyeballs in drywall and drywallers the past two weeks, and I got to thinking, these people are craftsmen, too.   380 more words



If you haven´t heard of them yet, listen here and listen good! ;-) I love this brand since it manages to merge continental style with Scandinavian simplicity in a way that makes me want all their shoes! 163 more words


Enamel Art: A Colorful Fun Fair

This is a fascinating piece of true craftsmanship and art. All the brilliant colors, it’s amazing. I could look at it forever. The history of enameling is a long one.   242 more words