Category Archives: The Makers

The Taste Makers: Antica Dolceria Bonajuto

Antica Dolceria Bonajuto is more than a chocolate maker, it is a taste maker. The story of the oldest chocolate factory in Sicily and of the best chocolate in the world is a story of tradition and innovation, of passion and perseverance. Read More

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A Passion for Plant Based Food (just in Time for Christmas): Interview with Therese Elgquist

She is one of the foremost voices of modern, plant based home cooking. I have talked to Therese Elgquist about her food philosophy, her dream dinner guest and about the importance of nourishing both your body and soul. Read More

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A Maker’s Short Story

Handmade brass bracelet

  Mr. Octavian Lazăr is a Romanian who makes art jewellery of brass. “I make everything by hammer. I am not a jeweller, I am an artist,” he says to another customer who has stopped by his stand. I was … Read More

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Interview with Adina Grigore, Founder of S.W. Basics

Interview Adina Grigore SW Basics

  Their mission is simply this: to help people have healthier skin naturally. S.W. Basics is an all-natural, five-ingredients-or-less, sustainable (the bigger goal is to make products that contribute to supporting family farmers, small American manufacturers and value-driven partners) skincare … Read More

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Interview with Ceramist Anna Westerlund

Interview with Anna Westerlund

Anna Westerlund in her studio   Anna Westerlund Ceramics are a crafting comfort. They are artfully handmade and laced with love and mindfulness. They are imbued with a maker’s passion to create something truly unique. They are made to make … Read More

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