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What is porcelain? Porcelain is a type of ceramic, the most prestigious one. Ceramic is the general name for items made from clay and hardened by heat. There are 3 major types of ceramics: porcelain, earthenware and stoneware. The main differences between them are the composition, the firing technique and...

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I’ve been following Apis Cera on Instagram for such a long time, I can’t even remember how I discovered this outstanding candle brand. Apis Cera candles are the haute couture of candles, I’m sure you will agree after these lines.  Charles created Apis Cera with the ambition of restoring candles to...

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Verreries des Lumières, meaning The Lights glass factories in English, was created by Marie and Pascal in 2009. Their common passion for the glassware and its ancestral handmade creation was the start of Verreries des Lumières journey. Their inspiration originates from the royal art de vivre from the Renaissance period...

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La Meije is a mountain in the French Alps. Her majestic and serene silhouette is the daily decor of La Grave village, where Lucile established her wickerwork workshop. She discovered the art of wickerwork a few years ago. Wickerwork is the traditional art of weaving vegetable fibers from willow trees....

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Lilly practices the art of “Cartonnière”. This French traditional profession masters the realisation of handmade luxury boxes in paper and fabrics. There are only a few Cartonnières remaining in France today. The most iconic luxury box in France is without contest the Hermès box: rounded, rectangular, squared… different formats to...

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